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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Like meteor showers and shooting stars, this octet of brightly burning performers are, in their aloneness, also suffused with a patina of ambisexuality, ultimately begging the question: Where can Lock go from here?
All the better, since what is germane to my argument is the way in which gender destabilization is put in play as a result of projecting the orient in a particular way: namely, a boundless space empowering the European woman to act out the fantasy of ambisexuality. To echo Marjorie Garber's pun, Sackville-West's 1920s literary production is suffused with the "chic of Araby" (321).
These separated breasts in the diegetic space, argues Kaite, are a construction of the pornographic ambisexuality of the female model.