mixoscopia

noun
mixo·​sco·​pia | \ ˌmik-sə-ˈskō-pē-ə How to pronounce mixoscopia (audio) \
variants: or mixoscopy \ mik-​ˈsäs-​kə-​pē How to pronounce mixoscopy (audio) \
plural mixoscopias or mixoscopies

Medical Definition of mixoscopia

: the obtainment of sexual gratification from observing coitus

Other Words from mixoscopia

mixoscopic \ ˌmik-​sə-​ˈskäp-​ik How to pronounce mixoscopic (audio) \ adjective

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“Mixoscopia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/mixoscopia. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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