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A phrase said of one whose sexual orientation is not completely heterosexual. It is typically used as an adjective (i.e. "sexual minority males"). When I worked in the counseling center, many of my patients were sexual minority teenagers.
be in a/the miˈnorityform much less than half of a large group: Men are in the minority in this profession.
See also: minority