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Synonyms for lesbian

homosexual

dyke

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Synonyms for lesbian

of, relating to, or having a sexual orientation to members of one's own sex

Synonyms for lesbian

a female homosexual

a resident of Lesbos

of or relating to or characterized by homosexual relations between woman

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Results show that, in the Chinese sample who were our respondents, homosexual men have a significantly later position in the birth order, but this was not the case for homosexual women.
Thereafter, we compare the responses of homosexual women and heterosexual males (see Tables 2 and 3).
Heterosexual men outperformed homosexual men and heterosexual women in reference memory, but did not differ from homosexual women.
Functional MRI and PET scanning results have provided statistically significant data about the differences in cerebral hemispheric sizes, and similarities in amygdala size and function between heterosexual women and homosexual men, and reversely, between heterosexual men and homosexual women.
Homosexual women presented the strongest coefficients and homosexual men the weakest, with heterosexual women and men along the middle of the continuum.
Aware of Their Nature Too Late, Many Homosexual Women Marry
The maximum-likelihood estimation of a 21-category discrete-dependent-variables model presented herein, designed specifically to handle income data that is censored into income brackets, improves on a number of methodological drawbacks inherent in Badgett's approach and, in fact, overturns Badgett's finding on the direction of the earnings effect for homosexual women.
If These Walls Could Talk 2,'' HBO's follow-up to its very successful 1996 film on abortion, addresses lesbianism in three distinct time periods and some of the problems homosexual women have faced in those eras.
From the differences reported between gays and lesbians in this study, it appears that homosexual women do not exhibit the upscale characteristics that represent homosexual men.
For example, of the total number of respondents (n = 609) who defined a homosexual relationship exclusively as a male-only relationship in 1985, 585 persons, or 96 percent, also expressed an attitude in terms of the adoption rights of lesbians or homosexual women.
Bailey's group gave questionnaires on these and related issues to 69 homosexual women, 71 heterosexual women, 72 men.
Most homosexual women I know like to be known as both "gay" and "lesbian.
The pounds 60 two-day seminar, which will be held at a secret location in Birmingham, will show homosexual women the techniques of selnsemination.
Wong Foo'' producer Cohen agrees that homosexual women are positioned better for acceptance, but he believes that is because of the gumption they've already shown.
The researchers recruited homosexual women with an identical, fraternal, or adoptive sister through advertisements in lesbian, gay, and feminist publications throughout the United States.