Simple Definition of -philia
: a strong feeling of love or admiration for something
: a feeling of unusual or abnormal sexual desire for someone or something
Full Definition of -philia
1 : friendly feeling toward <Francophilia>
2 : tendency toward <hemophilia>
3 : abnormal appetite or liking for <necrophilia>
Origin of -philia
New Latin, from Greek philia friendship, from philos dear
Medical Definition of -philia
1: tendency toward <hemophilia>
2: abnormal appetite or liking for <necrophilia>
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