homoserine ho·mo·ser·ine (hō’mə-sěr’ēn’)
An amino acid formed in the conversion of methionine to cysteine.
[hoh-muh-sek-shoo-uh l or, esp. British, -seks-yoo-] /ˌhoʊ məˈsɛk ʃu əl or, esp. British, -ˈsɛks yu-/ adjective 1. Older Use: Sometimes Disparaging. sexually attracted to members of one’s own sex: homosexual students. 2. Older Use: Sometimes Disparaging. of or relating to sexual desire or behavior directed toward members of one’s own sex: the homosexual subculture. 3. […]
- Homosexual marriage
noun the union of two same-sex partners; also called [same-sex marriage], same-gender marriage , gay marriage Examples Homosexual marriage is an election issue. See gay marriage
- Homosexual panic
homosexual panic n. An acute, severe attack of anxiety based on the person’s unconscious conflicts regarding homosexuality.
/ˌhəʊməʊˈsəʊʃəl/ adjective 1. relating to or denoting same-sex social relationships Compare heterosocial