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  1. pederastic, paederasticadjective

    of homosexuality between a man and a boy


  1. pederasticadjective

    Relating to a man's erotic love for adolescent boys.

  2. pederasticadjective

    In a manner which suggests pederasty.


  1. pederastic

    Pederastic refers to a historically cultural or social practice of a sexual relationship between an adult man and a pubescent or adolescent boy. The term is most commonly associated with certain ancient Greek societies and was often viewed as a rite of passage or educational experience, but it has occurred in various cultures throughout history. Please note, this practice is considered child exploitation and is illegal, abusive and unethical in modern contexts.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pederasticadjective

    of or pertaining to pederasty

  2. Etymology: [Gr. paiderastiko`s.]

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  1. predicates

  2. discrepate

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pederastic in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pederastic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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