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Phallic Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    phallic adj
  1. relating to a phallus especially as an embodiment of generative power; "a phallic cult"; "phallic worship"
  2. resembling or being a phallus; "a phallic symbol"; "phallic eroticism"; "priapic figurines" [syn: priapic]
Phallic Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Phallic \Phal"lic\, a. [Gr. ?.] Of or pertaining to the phallus, or to phallism.

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  • Phallic stage: In Freudian psychology , the Phallic stage is the third stage of psychosexual development , spanning the ages of three to six years, ...
  • Phallic saints: Phallic saints were actual saint s or local deities who were invoked for fertility . phallic saints were benevolent symbols of ...
  • Phallic processions: Phallic processions, or Penis Parade, called phallika in ancient Greece , were a common feature of Dionysiac celebrations ; they were ...
  • Phallic Rock: Phallic Rock also commonly known as Cock Rock is a precambrian granite rock formation in Carefree, Arizona , United States . ...
  • Most Phallic Building contest: The World's Most Phallic Building contest was a contest held in 2003 by Cabinet magazine to find the building which most resembled a human ...

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* Whether he admits it or not, a man has been brought up to look at money as a sign of his virility, a symbol of his power, a bigger phallic symbol than a Porsche. - Victoria Billings


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