bisexuality

bisexuality
n
1. androgyny, epicinism; All Biol. hermaphroditism, hermaphrodism, pseudohermaphroditism; All Bot. gynandry, gynandrism, gynan-dromorphy, gynandromorphism.
2. bisexualism, amphieroticism, Sl. swinging from both sides of the plate, Sl. switch-hitting, Sl. swinging or hitting both ways.

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