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1. true hermaphroditism; the condition of having gonads of both sexes.
2. sexual attraction to persons of both sexes; exhibition of both homosexual and heterosexual behavior.
3. existence of the psychological qualities of both sexes, both masculinity and femininity, in the same person.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
bisexualitynoun Sexual behaviour or attraction to both males and females.
Distribution of bisexuality
Men—1.8% are bisexual, 2.3% homosexual, 3.9% something else (e.g., not heterosexual).
Women—2.8% are bisexual, 1.3% homosexual, 3.8% something else (e.g., not heterosexual).
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.
bisexualityThe inclination for, or capability of, sexual intercourse with either men or women. Bisexual behaviour is relatively common; genuine emotional neutrality in the choice of sex objects is very rare.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
Patient discussion about bisexuality
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