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Medical Term:

heterosexual

Pronunciation: het'er-o-seks'yu-al

Definition:

  1. A person whose sexual orientation is toward people of the opposite sex.
  2. Relating to or characteristic of heterosexuality.
  3. One whose interests and behavior are characteristic of heterosexuality.
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