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same-sex partner [1 record]

Record 1 2008-03-10

English

Subject field(s)
  • Social Organization
  • Sociology of Human Relations
CONT

Ontario passes law recognizing equal treatment for same-sex partners.

OBS

Contrast with opposite-sex partner. See also same-sex spouse.

Key term(s)
  • sexual partner
  • same sex partner

French

Domaine(s)
  • Organisation sociale
  • Sociologie des relations humaines
CONT

L'Ontario adopte une loi qui reconnaît aux partenaires de même sexe l'égalité de traitement.

Key term(s)
  • concubin homo

Spanish

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