Medical Dictionary

autoerotism

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noun au·to·er·o·tism \ˌȯt-ō-ˈer-ə-ˌtiz-əm\
variants: or

autoeroticism

\-i-ˈrät-ə-ˌsiz-əm\play

Medical Definition of autoerotism

  1. 1:  sexual gratification obtained solely through stimulation by oneself of one's own body—compare alloerotism

  2. 2:  sexual feeling arising without known external stimulation

autoerotic

\-i-ˈrät-ik\play adjective

autoerotically

\-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb

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