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heterosexual

noun [C] uk   /ˌhet.ər.əˈsek.sjʊ.əl/  us   /ˌhet̬.ə.roʊ-/ (informal hetero)
heterosexual
adjective uk   us  
heterosexual sex/relationships
heterosexuality
noun [U] uk   /ˌhet.ər.əˌsek.sjʊˈæl.ə.ti/  us   /ˌhet̬.ə.roʊˌsek.ʃuˈæl.ə.t̬i/
heterosexually
adverb uk   us   /-i/
I don't think he's heterosexually inclined.
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