aphrodisiac Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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aphrodisiacnoun [C]

uk   /ˌæf.rəˈdɪz.i.æk/  us   /-ˈdiː.ʒæk/
something, usually a ​drug or ​food, that is ​believed to ​causesexual desire in ​people: Are ​oysters really an aphrodisiac? They say that ​power is an aphrodisiac.


uk   /ˌæf.rəˈdɪz.i.æk/  us   /-ˈdiː.ʒæk/
belonging or ​relating to an aphrodisiac: the aphrodisiac ​properties of ​champagne
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