Definition of Pansexuality
(noun) A nonbinary sexual status, in which an individual identifies as sexually polymorphous or encompassing all sexualities.
International Phonetic Alphabet
- American English – /ˈˌpænˌsɛkʃəˈwælədi/
- British English – /panˌsɛkʃʊˈalᵻti/
- Plural: pansexualities
- Pansexuality is compared and contrasted to asexuality, bisexuality, heterosexuality, and homosexuality.
- Also called pansexualism.
- A (noun) pansexual lives (adverb) pansexually.
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pansexuality. (2017). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/pansexuality/
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Bell, Kenton, ed. 2017. “pansexuality.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed July 30, 2021. https://sociologydictionary.org/pansexuality/.
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“pansexuality.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2017. Web. 30 Jul. 2021. <https://sociologydictionary.org/pansexuality/>.