necrophilia

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necrophilia

sexual attraction for or sexual intercourse with dead bodies

necrophilia

[‚nek·rə′fil·ē·ə]
(psychology)
Longing for death.
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Those necrophiliacs who are uncomfortable with the end of terrorism, our brotherhood [with Kurds] and who are targeting the settlement process [to end the three-decades-old Kurdish dispute and armed conflict] will get their response from voters on March 30 [the day of local elections]," Bay-yE- tweeted on Wednesday, as thousands of people flocked to ystanbul's E[currency]iE-li district to pay their final respects to Berkin at the funeral ceremony.
Downing outlines the construction of a medical, pathological view of necrophilia, drawing out the ambivalences in Krafft-Ebing's analysis of necrophiliacs.
99) which also latches on to the latest trend of highlighting uses and abuses of the Internet, this time tracking necrophiliacs and serial killers whose distasteful fantasies spill over into the real world.