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bisexuality

 [bi-sek´shoo-al´ĭ-te]
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.

bisexuality

noun 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).

bisexuality

The 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.

Patient discussion about bisexuality

Q. HOW DO I KNOW IF IM BISEXUAL? I WAS WITH HER ONLY ONCE...THOSE DA CONSIDER ME BISEXUAL?

A. thanxs...very helpful...wInk

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