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1. Gay or lesbian.
2. Actively concerned with the rights of gay men or lesbians.
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(Psychology) a rare word for homosexual
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1. a homosexual.adj.
2. advocating the rights and welfare of homosexuals.
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|Noun||1.||homophile - someone who practices homosexuality; having a sexual attraction to persons of the same sex|
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
gay man - a homosexual man
|Adj.||1.||homophile - homosexual or arousing homosexual desires|
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