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pansexualism

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noun pan·sex·u·al·ism \-ˈseksh-(ə-)wə-ˌliz-əm\
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pansexuality

\-ˌsek-shə-ˈwal-ət-ē\play

Medical Definition of pansexualism

plural

pansexualisms

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  1. 1:  the suffusion of all experience and conduct with erotic feeling

  2. 2:  the view according to psychoanalytic theory that all desire and interest are derived from the sex instinct the reproach of pansexualism which has so often been levelled against psychoanalysis—Psychiatry


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