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heterosexual

1. a person who is sexually attracted to the opposite sex
2. of or relating to heterosexuality
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The authors showed that connectivity to the subgenual cortex and the hypothalamus is similar in heterosexual women and homosexual men, and connectivity to the sensorimotor cortex and striatum is similar in homosexual women and heterosexual men.
However, while Bruggink acknowledges that all age groups are made up of more than just heterosexuals when she states, "The curriculum places heavy emphasis on .
From his meta-analysis of studies that have been made of gay and lesbian couples, Kurdek suggests that there may be more similarities than differences between homosexual and heterosexual relationships.
And we may presume that God will continue to call both homosexuals and heterosexuals to the priesthood because the Church needs the gift of both.
Since there is such a high rate of divorce (almost 50%) among heterosexual marriages, why is it so difficult for heterosexuals to stay in committed relationships?
2 percent are either adopted or foster children, almost double the figure for heterosexual couples.
Thus, lesbian dual-earner couples may face more economic difficulties than do gay male, dual-earner couples or heterosexual dual-earner couples.
Reserving "marriage" for committed heterosexual relationships is not discriminatory.
MORE than half of those diagnosed with HIV in Britain last year were heterosexuals.
By "institutionalized heterosexuality" I am referring to the set of ideas, institutions and relationships that make the heterosexual family the societal norm, while rendering homosexual/queer families "abnormal" or "deviant" (Ingraham 1999).
21) As a result, Gregg presents an oversimplified picture of heterosexual masculinity in this period.