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  • n. A love of men, sexual attraction to men by people of any gender.


andro- + -philia (Wiktionary)


  • We're talking about genes for "androphilia," i.e., attraction to men.

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  • So the genes aren’t for homosexuality so much as they’re for androphilia, i.e., attraction to men.

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  • They concluded that their findings generated support for the notion that "a homosexual development notably often does not result in androphilia [sexual desire for men] but in homosexual pedophilia [desire for boys].

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