aphrodisiac aphrodisiac  /ˌæf roʊ ˈdi zi æk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a drug or other agent that stimulates sexual desire
  2. (adj) exciting sexual desire

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  1. Zhou's offense: investigating a bizarre pyramid scheme involving ants and aphrodisiacs.
  2. But even Berliner balks at categorizing pheromones as aphrodisiacs.
  3. The peccadilloes of politicians have traditionally been deemed unworthy of serious attention by the French, who have long believed in the aphrodisiac lure of power.

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  1. "It's believed (by smugglers) to have aphrodisiac powers which, of course, it doesn't," Stoops said.
    on Jul 23, 2007 By: Bob Stoops Source: Forbes

  2. "Oysters are an aphrodisiac and this dish is a great way to start the evening. I think that the Fig and Prosciutto Flatbread is a fun dish to make together. Pizza is very interactive and this recipe puts an upscale twist on a traditional...
    on Jan 6, 2009 By: Todd English Source: SYS-CON Media

  3. "Power is the ultimate aphrodisiac," former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger told The New York Times in 1973.
    on Nov 2, 2008 By: Henry Kissinger Source: New York Post

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