ambisexuality


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ambisexuality

(1) Bisexuality;
(2) Both sexes: the presence of a particular characteristic in males and females.

ambisexual

(am?bi-seksh'u-al) [ ambi- + sexual]
Sexually attracted and responsive to both sexes. ambisexuality (-sek?shu-al'i-te)
See: bisexual
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These separated breasts in the diegetic space, argues Kaite, are a construction of the pornographic ambisexuality of the female model.
She's become an icon for gay and lesbian fans in particular, who have long adored her draggish look of the '60s (big blond hair and black eyeliner), her wry humor, her ambisexuality (she famously told a British interviewer in 1970, "I'm as perfectly capable of being swayed by a girl as by a boy"), and her indomitable (if vulnerable) spirit.