Mpreg - Denoting male pregnancy, mainly used in fan fiction where a male character is somehow, cleverly, made to endure the traditionally female condition of physically carrying a child and giving birth. Yaoi - male on male fictional pairing A/U - Alternate Universe - This refers to fanfiction that takes a character or characters out of their original venue and places them in another universe or in another time period. For example, changing the nature of the character (a character turns out to be an elf, sprite or other fey creature) or placing the characters in the wild west or on a space station, if that's not the characters' original environs.
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