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heterosexual

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adjective het·ero·sex·u·al \ˌhet-ə-rō-ˈseksh-(ə-)wəl, -ˈsek-shəl\

Medical Definition of heterosexual

  1. 1a:  of, relating to, or characterized by a tendency to direct sexual desire toward individuals of the opposite sex—compare homosexual 1b:  of, relating to, or involving sexual intercourse between a male and a female <sexual relationships between individuals of opposite sexes are heterosexual—A. C. Kinsey>—compare homosexual 2

  2. 2:  of or relating to different sexes

heterosexually \-ˈseksh-(ə-)wə-lē, -ˈsek-shə-lē\play adverb



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heterosexual

noun het·ero·sex·u·al

Medical Definition of heterosexual

  1. :  a heterosexual individual





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