necrophiliac


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nec·ro·phil·i·a

 (nĕk′rə-fĭl′ē-ə) also nec·roph′i·lism (nĭ-krōf′ə-lĭz′əm, nĕ-)
n.
1. Obsessive fascination with death and corpses.
2. The deriving of sexual gratification from fantasies or acts involving a corpse.

nec′ro·phil′i·ac′ (-ē-ăk′) adj. & n.
nec′ro·phile′ (-fīl′) n.
nec′ro·phil′ic (-fĭl′ĭk) adj.
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Translations

necrophiliac

[ˌnekrəʊˈfɪlɪæk]
A. ADJnecrófilo
B. Nnecrófilo/a m/f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

necrophiliac

adjnekrophil
nLeichenschänder m, → Nekrophile(r) m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

necrophiliac

[ˌnɛkrəʊˈfɪlɪæk] nnecrofilo/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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A necrophiliac, he spent days sitting with the corpses, talking to them and washing them, before dismembering them, hacking off the heads and hands and hiding them under floorboards.
It works not only through the armed control over physical territory, but through the terrorizing of minds and bodies by enacting spectacular displays of necrophiliac power and violence.
Serial killer and necrophiliac Dennis Nilsen, known as the notorious Muslwell Hill Murderer, has died in prison aged 72, the Ministry of Justice has said.
The product of this necrophiliac mating is the falcon-headed god Horns, protected and reared in secret, raised to become his father's avenger.
The first was in 2009 at the New Yorker festival when, before an audience of increasingly bemused young women who had come to swoon in front of a Hollywood heartthrob, he read out Frank Bidart's poem about a necrophiliac, Herbert White.
But what is distinctive here is that he turns to Fromm rather than, for example, Marcuse to explore the necrophiliac subject and its orientation towards fascism.
The poor monarch wasn't a necrophiliac or a vampire as many believed.
The unwrapping of the ancient female body is not only voyeuristic; it is verging on necrophiliac, and there is more than a hint of sexual violence in these performances.
Of special interest is material on less-studied areas, such as necrophiliac offenders and sexually sadistic offenders.
Rob, a necrophiliac, disembowels himself while masturbating, reaching a violent climax with his belly already sliced open.