sexual arousal

noun
the arousal of sexual desires in preparation for sexual behavior (Freq. 1)
Hypernyms: ↑arousal
Hyponyms:

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  • Persistant Sexual Arousal Syndrome — Persistent sexual arousal syndrome (PSAS) oder Persistent genital arousal disorder (PGAD), dt.: „andauernde genitale Erregungsstörung“, ist eine Krankheit, bei der Personen an einer sexuellen Dauererregung leiden. In einigen Fällen bekommen die… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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