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Gay

Category: orientation
Last updated 2015-05-12 04:37:28

A person who is attracted primarily to members of the same sex. Although it can be used for any sex (e.g. gay man, gay woman, gay person), 'lesbian' is sometimes the preferred term for women who are attracted to women.

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