Meaning of “heterosexual” in the English Dictionary

"heterosexual" in British English

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heterosexualnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌhet.ər.əˈsek.ʃu.əl/ us /ˌhet̬.ə.roʊˈsek.ʃu.əl/ informal hetero
heterosexual
adjective uk /ˌhet.ər.əˈsek.ʃu.əl/ us /ˌhet̬.ə.roʊˈsek.ʃu.əl/

heterosexual sex/relationships
heterosexuality
noun [ U ] uk /ˌhet.ər.əˌsek.ʃuˈæl.ə.ti/ us /ˌhet̬.ə.roʊˌsek.ʃuˈæl.ə.t̬i/
heterosexually
adverb uk /ˌhet.ər.əˈsek.ʃu.ə.li/ us /ˌhet̬.ə.roʊˈsek.ʃu.ə.li/

I don't think he's heterosexually inclined.

(Definition of “heterosexual” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"heterosexual" in American English

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heterosexualnoun [ C ]

us /ˌhet̬·ər·əˈsek·ʃu·əl/ infml hetero, /ˈhet̬·əˌroʊ/

a person who is sexually attracted to people of the opposite sex

heterosexual
adjective [ not gradable ] us /ˌhet̬·ər·əˈsek·ʃu·əl/

(Definition of “heterosexual” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)