Acrotomophilia - definition of acrotomophilia by The Free Dictionary
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a·crot·o·mo·phil·i·a (ə-krŏt′ə-mō-fĭl′ē-ə, -fēl′yə)
The deriving of sexual gratification from fantasies or acts involving an amputee.
, cut off, sawed off
, at the farthest end, extreme
; see acro-
, a cutting
; see tome
) + -philia
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Tom is suffering from acrotomophilia
, "which means I am aroused by the sight of, or in the company of amputees or other severely disabled people.