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- n. a state of sexual desire.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- A festival in honor of Aphrodite or Venus periodically celebrated in various localities of ancient Greece. Those of Paphos in Cyprus, of Cythera, and of Corinth were the most famous.
- n. Eroticism.
- n. The sexual act.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a desire for heterosexual intimacy
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13-Apr-2007 - The 2007 In-Cosmetics show is set to take place next week, with ingredient manufacturers from across the globe embracing this years 'aphrodisia' theme and vying to entice attendees with ranges that aim to innovate the cosmetics world.
Finally, I would say that mixing cuss words with religious terms is where I still experience some of that lingering aphrodisia.
It was called planto aphrodisia, the plant of Venus.
There is no known trade in rhino horn for the purposes of aphrodisia.
Indica_, the leaves and flowers of the matico have been long employed by the sensual Indians of the interior of Peru to prepare a drink which they administer to produce a state of aphrodisia.
The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom Considered in Their Various Uses to Man and in Their Relation to the Arts and Manufactures; Forming a Practical Treatise & Handbook of Reference for the Colonist, Manufacturer, Merchant, and Consumer, on the Cultivation, Preparation for Shipment, and Commercial Value, &c. of the Various Substances Obtained From Trees and Plants, Entering into the Husbandry of Tropical and Sub-tropical Regions, &c.
If a drug WAS developed to increase libido many women would decry it as a date-rape drug, aphrodisia c or worse.
What sinful aphrodisia drives my thirsty eyes to crucify themselves upon thy scarlet lips?
As Henry K said, "Pow er is the ultimate aphrodisia c.".
"I can enjoy movies that don't have that moviemaking fever in them," she wrote in her 1978 essay "Fear of Movies," "but it's enjoyment on a different level, without the special aphrodisia of movies -- the kinetic responsiveness, the all-out submission to pleasure ...
It is phenomenal the way an overdose of testosterone kills brain cells thinking of Kissinger’s aphrodisia and Rummy’s perpetual erection problem.