vampirism

noun vam·pir·ism \ ˈvam-ˌpī(-ə)r-ˌi-zəm \

Definition of vampirism

1 :belief in vampires
2 :the actions of a vampire

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First Known Use of vampirism

circa 1796


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vampirism

noun vam·pir·ism \ -ˌpī(ə)r-ˌiz-əm \

medical Definition of vampirism

:a sexual perversion in which gratification is obtained by the drawing of blood

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