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Psychology A portmanteau of gay and radar, which refers to a purported sixth sense—based on non-verbal sensory information and intuition—that gay people are said to have that enables them to recognize each other in public and unfamiliar surroundings
Technology A small proprietary electronic device capable of transmitting to and receiving signals from other Gaydars carried by others with a homosexual orientation
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Although (gaydar' substantiation studies tend to focus more on gay men, in general gaydar appears to be a phenomenon of both gay men and lesbian women, including bisexuals.
From this point on, it's a matter of finetuning our system to accommodate expected increases in requests from the floor," says Gaydar.
The admissions show Dewani was logged into Gaydar while waiting with his new bride for a flight to Cape Town.
Mr Leisser claims he spotted activity by Dewani on the Gaydar site while he was away for his wedding, and that he texted him in December three weeks after Anni was killed.
Pink News wrote: "Once tipped for high office, it seems the curse of Gaydar continues to hang over Chris Bryant.
If the person carrying it passes within about 20ft of another Gaydar, both devices vibrate gently - leading, in theory, to a meeting of eyes and the chance to assess mutual suitability knowing sexual orientation is not an issue.
His admissions statements to Western Cape high court of facts he is not disputing show he went on to use Gaydar three times between November 15 and November 16 - each session was for nearly an hour.
Gerrard was way ahead of teammate Joe Cole, Arsenal's Cesc Fabregas and Chelsea stars Fernando Torres and Frank Lampard in the survey conducted by Gaydar, a profile-based dating website for gay and bisexual men, women and couples.
GAYDAR and the Terence Higgins Trust have teamed up to provide an online support service for gay men living with HIV.
Chief Inspector David Lyle, of Lothian and Borders Police, is competing in the Sex Factor 2008 contest, hosted by online dating and networking site Gaydar.
After our story Mann's web page was removed from gaydar.