asexuality


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Synonyms for asexuality

having no evident sex or sex organs

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In her new incarnation as Ciro, Alice defies the dominant ideology that links feminine aging with asexuality.
Yet, asexuality remains the "invisible orientation," largely unknown and misunderstood, even among therapists.
Asexuality is the lack of sexual attraction to anyone or low or absent interest in or desire for sexual activity.
the asexuality of WWD, and offered WWD more nuanced information and
Earlier in the show Ivan visited The Porter House to chat to jockey Katie and hotelier and author Francis Brennan, who is questioned about his admitted asexuality.
Further, it needs to be pointed out that the information given in the Quran about asexuality before 1400 years was discovered by the Western scientists only about a century or so.
12) We worry about ableism (13): We worry that such paternalist legislation may unjustifiably impede persons with disabilities' wanted sexual relations, reflect the phobic conjunction of disability with asexuality or pathological sexuality, and reiterate the common, careless equivalence of disabled adults and children.
As the evolutionary transition from obligate diplodiploidy to asexuality is unlikely to revert to amphimixis, I.
Topics such as Andrew's apparent asexuality, his supportive family and his lack of anger are all worth discussing.
Speaking about research for his Nazi-era book Zone of Interest, the author said: "He wouldn't take his clothes off, even for his physician, and was fanatical about cleanliness, which suggests asexuality.
Bullough (1998) describes this by suggesting that the greatest controversy of SBHF came from Kinsey's challenge to "the asexuality of women" (p.
The present report provides important new information on the prevalence of asexuality among tetrathyridia and underscores the need for further study of this variation among metacestodes of this cosmopolitan genus.
To do so, of course, they have to paint heterosexuality in rosier terms than, let's say, bisexuality, homosexuality, asexuality, or even uncertain-sexuality.
More importantly, there is a support group for you at AVEN at asexuality.
The unique feature of this system is that, although females become asexual, their sons need not be, and instead have the ability to spread the asexuality gene to sexual populations--in effect, by a process of contagious asexuality.