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(Of or relating to) any substance that diminishes sexual desire. Many therapeutic drugs, including the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors such as Prozac, have anaphrodisiac side-effects. Compare aphrodisiac. [From Greek an- without + aphrodisiakos aphrodisiac, from Aphrodite the Greek goddess of love]

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