Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Excessive sexual desire in and behavior by a female.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Excess of sexual behaviour or desire in women.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An uncontrollable excessive sexual desire in women, constituting a true disease.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Morbid and uncontrollable sexual desire in women.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. abnormally intense sexual desire in women

Etymologies

New Latin : Greek numphē, nymph + -mania.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Modern Latin, from Latin nympha ("labia minora") + -mania. (Wiktionary)

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