from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- suffix Tendency toward: hemophilia.
- suffix Abnormal attraction to: necrophilia.
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- suffix Forming words meaning "an abnormal liking for or tendency towards a given thing". See paraphilia.
New Latin, from Greek -philiā : -philos, -phile + -iā, -ia.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Ancient Greek φιλία ("(fraternal) love"). (Wiktionary)
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