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pyromania

py·ro·ma·ni·a

pyromania

 
pronunciation:
paI ro meI ni
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part of speech: noun
definition: a psychological disorder characterized by the overpowering desire to start fires.
derivations: pyromaniacal (adj.), pyromaniac (n.)
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The word pyromania contains the following parts:
pyr, pyro Greek root that means fire, heat, fever