homosexuality

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noun ho·mo·sex·u·al·i·ty \ˌhō-mə-ˌsek-shə-ˈwa-lə-tē\

Definition of homosexuality

  1. 1 :  sexual attraction or the tendency to direct sexual desire toward another of the same sex :  the quality or state of being homosexual

  2. 2 :  sexual activity with another of the same sex

1892

First Known Use of homosexuality

1892


Medical Dictionary

homosexuality

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noun ho·mo·sex·u·al·i·ty \ˌhō-mə-ˌsek-shə-ˈwal-ət-ē\

Medical Definition of homosexuality

plural

homosexualities

  1. 1:  the quality or state of being homosexual

  2. 2:  erotic activity with another of the same sex



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