Meaning of aphrodisiacal in English:


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‘A fingernail scraping of ambergris dissolved in water, then added to the sauce, is credited with aphrodisiacal powers - which might help explain its price of ninety dollars per ounce.’
  • ‘Not only are oysters reportedly aphrodisiacal - Casanova famously feasted on them every day - they are a sensuous, zinc-rich texture food full of squelchy, salty juiciness.’
  • ‘The drugs produce highs and aphrodisiacal effects and have also been known to cause death.’
  • ‘It's one of the most powerful aphrodisiacal plants on earth.’
  • ‘The bird nests are wrongly believed to have aphrodisiacal value and removed.’