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recurring, unconventional sexual behavior that is obsessive and compulsive

paraphilia

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a person's sexual fixation on some object other than another human being and attachment of great erotic significance to that object

fetishism

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a fetish whose object is anything made of a particular substance, such as leather

media fetish

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a fetish whose object is a particular shape, such as high-heeled shoes

form fetish

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the practice of deriving sexual gratification from dressing as a member of the other gender

transvestism

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a male homosexual who dresses in women's clothing

drag queen

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a man who dresses up as a woman as part of a job in entertainment

female impersonator

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a person who derives sexual satisfaction from inflicting pain, suffering, or humiliation on another person

sexual sadist

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a person who derives sexual satisfaction from experiencing pain

sexual masochist

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the use of physical or psychological restraint to enforce servitude, from which both participants derive sensual pleasure

bondage and descipline

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the use of power consensually given to control the sexual stimulation and behavior of the other person

dominance and submission

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a disorder in which the individual experiences intense sexually arousing fantasies, urges, and associated sexual behaviors

compulsive sexual behavior

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a person who becomes sexually aroused from secretly viewing nudes

voyeur

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a sexual variation in which the person becomes sexually aroused by observing others' sexual acts and genitals

scoptophilia

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a person who derives sexual gratification from exposing his genitals to others in situations in which this is inappropriate

exhibitionist

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an excessive, insatiable sex drive in a woman

nymphomania

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an excessive, insatiable sex drive in a man; also called Don Juanism

satyriasis

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an excessive, insatiable sex drive in either men or women

hypersexuality

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having no sexual attraction to a person of either sex

asexuality

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the desire to induce in oneself a state of oxygen deficiency in order to create sexual arousal or to enhance excitement and orgasm; also called hypoxyphilia

asphyxiophilia

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sexual contact with an animal; also called bestiality or sodomy

zoophilia

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deriving sexual satisfaction from fantasies, urges, or behaviors involving touching or rubbing one's genitals against the body of a non-consenting person

frotteurism

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three people having sex together

troilism

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a desire to damage or soil a woman or her clothes

saliromania

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deriving sexual satisfaction from contact with feces

coprophilia

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deriving sexual satisfaction from contact with a dead person

necrophilia