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frigid

[′frij·id]
(psychology)
Temperamentally, especially sexually, cold or unresponsive.
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He never saw the land beyond, land he thought "doomed by nature to everlasting frigidness...whose horrible and savage aspect I have no words to describe." He predicted another explorer would, though "I shall not envy him the honour of the discovery but I will be bold to say that the world will not be benefited by it."