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Phallic Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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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  • Ypsilanti History: 'Most Phallic' water tower may incite jokes, but it is a rich part of local heritage
    The Water Tower at Cross and Summit Streets is perhaps the most noted landmark in the city of Ypsilanti. It certainly has been the subject of comments and jokes. The Water Tower was ranked as the most “Phallic Building in the World” by Cabinet Magazine in 2003. Read more on this news related to 'Phallic'
  • World's oldest erotic 'graffiti' discovered on Greek island
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  • Bebo Founder Michael Birch Sends Cease And Desist To Airbnb For Infringement On “Genital Marketing”
     Bebo founder Michael Birch just sent Airbnb what seems to be a hilarious tongue-in-cheek cease and desist letter, citing the “phallic nature” of the new Airbnb logo. Airbnb’s new logo has been a sort of Rorschach test for all of Silicon Valley, as it has been referred to as both the male and female genitals. To add to the hilarity, Birch sent out a tweet t Read more on this news related to 'Phallic'

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