PARAPHILIA

noun. in the DSM-IV-TR, a carnal disorder wherein unusual or strange fantasies or actions are required for carnal arousal.

PARAPHILIA: "My husband has been diagnosed with paraphilia."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PARAPHILIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/paraphilia/ (accessed December 11, 2019).
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