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"Feeling romantic, emotional, and/or sexual attraction to a person(s) of the same gender with which one identifies. This term is considered stigmatizing by many due to its history of being categorized as a mental illness. Discouraged from use unless an individual uses it to self-identify."

Citation: The National SOGIE Center. (n.d.). National SOGIE Center Glossary. https://www.sogiecenter.org/media/ssw/institute/sogie-center/QIC-LGBTQ2S-SOGIE-Glossary.pdf

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