Definition of erotology in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌɛrəˈtɒlədʒi/


[mass noun]
The study of sexual love and behaviour.
Example sentences
  • Beck, who has a PhD in erotology - the study of how art, literature and cultural behaviours influence human sexuality - is a bit of a virgin expert.
  • He is best remembered for his unexpurgated versions of the Arabian Nights, The Kama Sutra, The Perfumed Garden, and other works of Arabian erotology.
  • Although they are not intended as a comprehensive resource, they can serve as both a useful introduction to erotology and an aid to the scholar by documenting valuable erotological imagery.

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