heterosexuality

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het·er·o·sex·u·al·i·ty

 (hĕt′ə-rō-sĕk′sho͞o-ăl′ĭ-tē)
n.
1. Sexual orientation to persons of the opposite sex.
2. Sexual activity with another of the opposite sex.
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heterosexuality

(ˌhɛtərəʊˌsɛksjʊˈælɪtɪ)
n
(Biology) sexual attraction to or sexual relations with a person or persons of the opposite sex. Compare homosexuality
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het•er•o•sex•u•al•i•ty

(ˌhɛt ər əˌsɛk ʃuˈæl ɪ ti)

n.
sexual desire or behavior directed toward persons of the opposite sex.
[1895–1900]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.heterosexuality - a sexual attraction to (or sexual relations with) persons of the opposite sex
sex activity, sexual activity, sexual practice - activities associated with sexual intercourse; "they had sex in the back seat"
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Translations
heteroseksualiteit
مغايرة
heterosexualitat
aliseksamo
heteroseksuaalisuusheterous
הטרוסקסואליות
heteroseksualnost
heteroszexualitás
heteroseksualiteit
heteroseksualizm
heterossexualidade
heterosexualitate
heteroseksualnostхетеросексуалност
heterosexualitet
รักต่างเพศ
heteroseksüellik

heterosexuality

[ˈhetərəʊˌseksjʊˈælɪtɪ] Nheterosexualidad f
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heterosexuality

[ˌhɛtərəʊsɛkʃuˈælɪti] nhétérosexualité f
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heterosexuality

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het·er·o·sex·u·al·i·ty

n. heterosexualidad.
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References in periodicals archive ?
It emerged sometime in the late 2000s and the rainbow arrow in the middle is supposed to be an 'A' for 'Activism' or 'Ally', with the black and white stripes representing hetrosexuality.
Transitions from hetrosexuality to lesbianism: The discursive production of lesbian identities.
It was the other lady on our table in full flow this time and, though she insisted she wasn't disputing the hetrosexuality of most men, she was adamant that only a small percentage of males truly understood women.