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nym·pho·ma·ni·a (n m f -m n - , -m n y ). n. Excessive sexual desire in and behavior by a female.

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Chapter 1 Nymphomaniac Matter: The Prostitute as Metaphor for the
13. Chapter 1. Nymphomaniac Matter: The Prostitute as Metaphor for the Body in Italian Renaissance Philosophy.
Nymphomania: The Historical Construction of Female Sexuality
Narrating Nymphomania between Psychiatry and the Law
kodera.pdf 28.08.03 1 Nymphomaniac matter: The prostitute as
Aug 28, 2003 Nymphomaniac matter: The prostitute as metaphor for the body in Italian Renaissance philosophy. Sergius Kodera. Unveröff.

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Thatcher depicted as sex-starved in comedy
Lady Thatcher is shown as a Norma Desmond-type nymphomaniac obsessed with watching re-runs of the Falklands War. It also mocks her relationship with her late husband Denis, and reportedly has her keeping his decaying skeleton in her cupboard.
Lars von Trier to offer softcore and hardcore versions of Nymphomaniac
Lars von Trier's next film, Nymphomaniac, will be released in softcore and hardcore versions. Photograph: Francois Mori/AP Viewers of a sensitive disposition will probably steer well clear of a film by Lars von Trier called Nymphomaniac.
Close up: Lars von Trier aiming to shock again
Horrible Bosses
Theater Review: A One-Trick Bluebird
boring, too easy), not what he derives from his menagerie of customers (which include would-be murderers, petty criminals, a prostitute, and a budding nymphomaniac — in other words, Characters), and certainly not his mysterious former occupation.

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Hypersexuality - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Many Victorian era mental institutions treated nymphomania as an exclusively female mental illness.
nymphomaniac - definition of nymphomaniac by the Free Online
nym·pho·ma·ni·a (n m f -m n - , -m n y ). n. Excessive sexual desire in and behavior by a female.
Urban Dictionary: nymphomaniac
Hypersexuality: a female whose sex drive is obsessively high. Considered a mental illness, coloqiually means a horny girl. Not to be confused with ...
Types of Women - Nymphomaniac
A nymphomaniac is a woman who loves to have a lot of sex as often as possible.
Top 10 Facts About Nymphomaniacs - Nympho Facts | Top 10 Lists
Jun 4, 2010 This list is dedicated to all of the flabbergasted readers of my previous list, “Top 10 Things Better Than Sex.” If you can't think of one thing that is.

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