mysophilia

noun
my·​so·​phil·​ia | \ ˌmī-sə-ˈfil-ē-ə How to pronounce mysophilia (audio) \

Medical Definition of mysophilia

: abnormal attraction to filth

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“Mysophilia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/mysophilia. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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