necrophilia :

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  • n  an irresistible sexual attraction to dead bodies

  • He wrote of transvestism, stalking, sexual blackmail, castration, impotence, masochism, necrophilia and an adulteress forced to eat her lover's corpse.
  • Thus warps of character appeared: sadism, the passion to control others, and necrophilia, the attraction to death and destruction.
  • One women's shop has achieved the living end in Egyptian necrophilia: its main window features a mannequin wrapped in masking tape to look like a mummy.
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  • Actor slept in caves for necrophilia film
    US actor Scott Haze spent months in isolation and slept in caves to prepare for his role as a necrophiliac in James Franco's "Child of God", which premiered in Venice on Saturday.
    Aug. 31, 2013 - AFP via Yahoo! News

  • Guillermo del Toro in Empire Online
    The idea came from Gris, and everybody loves his book about it,Del Toro told "The original story is far more perverse and spooky and [there'sa] semi-necrophilia vibe to it in certain aspects. Gris certainly has that...
  • Bill Pryor in
    Pryor argued government has a legitimate interest in singling out same-sex relationships for punishment and compared those relationships to "prostitution, adultery, necrophilia, bestiality, possession of child pornography...... incest and...
  • Jules Dassin in Wall Street Journal
    I was appalled,Dassin said. "They were doing all sorts of horrible things, not stopping at necrophilia."

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