psychosexual

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psy·cho·sex·u·al

 (sī′kō-sĕk′sho͞o-əl)
adj.
Of or relating to the mental and emotional aspects of sexuality.

psy′cho·sex′u·al′i·ty (-ăl′ĭ-tē) n.
psy′cho·sex′u·al·ly adv.

psychosexual

(ˌsaɪkəʊˈsɛksjʊəl)
adj
(Psychology) of or relating to the mental aspects of sex, such as sexual fantasies
ˌpsychoˌsexuˈality n
ˌpsychoˈsexually adv

psy•cho•sex•u•al

(ˌsaɪ koʊˈsɛk ʃu əl)

adj.
of or pertaining to the relationship of psychological and sexual phenomena.
[1895–1900]
psy`cho•sex`u•al′i•ty, n.
psy`cho•sex′u•al•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.psychosexual - of or relating to the mental or emotional attitudes about sexuality
Translations

psychosexual

[ˌsaɪkəʊˈseksjʊəl] ADJpsicosexual

psychosexual

adjpsychosexuell
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A review article from Indian studies on the prevalence of various psychiatric co-morbidities among AUDs have reported that mood, anxiety, psychotic, and psychosexual disorders are commonly co-prevalent with AUDs.
studied (2005) the relationship between the psychosexual disorders and infertility in India on 175 infertile women and they found out that the most frequent disorders were dyspareunia (58%), decreased sexual desire (28%) and lack of orgasm (14%) (12).
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6) Money implicates cultural factors as well for potentially creating schisms between "love" and "lust" that result in the development of psychosexual disorders.