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homosexual

el homosexual, la homosexual(
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This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
masculine or feminine noun
1. (person attracted to people of their own sex)
a. homosexual
Los homosexuales y los travestis todavía son discriminados en muchos países.Homosexuals and cross-dressers are still discriminated against in many countries.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
2. (attracted to people of one's own sex)
a. homosexual
Los personajes no son hombres homosexuales, pero tienen una relación homoerótica.The characters aren't homosexual men, but they have a homoerotic relationship.
b. gay
Mi cuñado es homosexual y está en pareja con Pepe, mi mejor amigo.My brother-in-law is gay, and he is in a relationship with Pepe, my best friend.
3. (related to homosexuality)
a. homosexual
Muchas religiones tradicionales prohíben las relaciones homosexuales.Many traditional religions prohibit homosexual relationships.
b. gay
Adoptar un niño todavía no es fácil para las parejas homosexuales.It's still not easy for gay couples to adopt a child.
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homosexual
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homosexual
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homosexual
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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