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Meaning of "sexual orientation" - American English Dictionary

sexual orientationnoun [U]

 /ˈsek·ʃu·əl ˌɔr·i·ənˈteɪ·ʃən, ˌoʊr-/ (also sexual preference,  /ˈsek·ʃu·əl ˈpref·ər·əns/ )
the tendency to have feelings of physical attraction for members of the opposite or the same sex
(Definition of sexual orientation from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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