phallicism

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phal·​li·​cism | \ ˈfa-lə-ˌsi-zəm How to pronounce phallicism (audio) \

Definition of phallicism

: the worship of the generative principle as symbolized by the phallus

First Known Use of phallicism

1883, in the meaning defined above

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“Phallicism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/phallicism. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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phallicism

noun
phal·​li·​cism | \ ˈfal-ə-ˌsiz-əm How to pronounce phallicism (audio) \

Medical Definition of phallicism

: the worship of the generative principle as symbolized by the phallus

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