en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pedophilia

Pedophilia (alternatively spelled paedophilia) is a psychiatric disorder in which an adult or older adolescent experiences a primary or exclusive sexual attraction  ...

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Pedophilia is considered a paraphilia, a condition in which a person's sexual arousal and gratification depend on fantasizing about and engaging in sexual ...

www.britannica.com/topic/pedophilia

Pedophilia, also spelled paedophilia, also called pedophilic disorder, psychosexual disorder, generally affecting adults, characterized by sexual fantasies about ...

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Definition. Pedophilia is a paraphilia that involves an abnormal interest in children. A paraphilia is a disorder that is characterized by recurrent intense sexual ...

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Pedophilia is a sexual attraction to pre-pubescent children, relatively stable and defined. It is not the same as an attraction to teenagers, known as hephebophilia  ...

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pedophilia

Pedophilia definition is - sexual perversion in which children are the preferred sexual object; specifically : a psychiatric disorder in which an adult has sexual ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19327034

Annu Rev Clin Psychol. 2009;5:391-407. doi: 10.1146/annurev.clinpsy. 032408.153618. Pedophilia. Seto MC(1). Author information: (1)Royal Ottawa Health ...

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Many psychologists recommend against using the term pedophilia to denote sexual activities with children, because not all people with a primary or exclusive  ...

www.nytimes.com/2014/10/06/opinion/pedophilia-a-disorder-not-a-crime.html

Oct 5, 2014 ... These people are living with pedophilia, a sexual attraction to prepubescents that often constitutes a mental illness. Unfortunately, our laws are ...