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- n. The propensity to murder in order to have sex with the corpse.
- n. this sense?) The propensity to derive sexual pleasure from mutilating dead bodies.
When there is, in addition, mutilation of the corpse, the condition is termed necrosadism.
There seems usually to be no true sadism in either necrosadism or necrophilism.