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Related to coming-out: Coming out of the closet
com·ing-out(kŭm′ĭng-out′) also coming out
1. A social debut.
2. A revelation or acknowledgment that one is a gay man, a lesbian, or a bisexual.
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1. debut (def. 2).
2. an acknowledgment of one's homosexuality, either to oneself or publicly.
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