gynandromorphous


gynandromorphous
adj. exhibiting both female and male characteristics (Biology)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Gynandromorphous — Gy*nan dro*mor phous (j[i^]*n[a^]n dr[ o]*m[^o]r f[u^]s), a. (Zo[ o]l.) Affected with gynandromorphism. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gynandromorphous — See gynandromorphic. * * * …   Universalium

  • gynandromorphous — Having both male and female characteristics …   Medical dictionary

  • gynandromorphous — gy·nan·dro·mor·phous …   English syllables

  • gynandromorphous — adjective having both male and female morphological characteristics • Syn: ↑gynandromorphic • Similar to: ↑androgynous • Derivationally related forms: ↑gynandromorph * * * adjective see gynandromorph …   Useful english dictionary

  • gynandromorphic — adjective having both male and female morphological characteristics • Syn: ↑gynandromorphous • Similar to: ↑androgynous • Derivationally related forms: ↑gynandromorph (for: ↑gynandromorphous) …   Useful english dictionary

  • gynandromorph — gynandromorphic, gynandromorphous, adj. gynandromorphism, gynandromorphy, n. /ji nan dreuh mawrf , guy , juy /, n. Biol. an individual exhibiting morphological characteristics of both sexes. [1895 1900; < Gk gýnandro(s) (see GYNANDROUS) + MORPH]… …   Universalium

  • bisexual — adj 1. androgynous, epicine; All Biol. hermaphrodite, hermaphroditic, hermaphroditical, hermaphroditish, pseudohermaphrodite, pseudohermaphrodite; .4It.Bot. gynandrous, gynandromorphic, gynandromorphous, monoclinous. 2. bisexed, amphierotic, Sl.… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • gynandromorph — /gaɪˈnændrəmɔf/ (say guy nandruhmawf) noun an organism with characteristics of both sexes. {Greek gynandros of doubtful sex + morph} –gynandromorphic /gaɪˌnændrəˈmɔfɪk/ (say guy.nandruh mawfik), gynandromorphous /gaɪˌnændrəˈmɔfəs/ (say… …   Australian English dictionary

  • gynandromorph — [gī nan′drə môrf΄, jinan′drō môrf΄] n. [< Gr gynandros (see GYNANDROUS) + MORPH] an abnormal organism whose physical features are a mixture of male and female characteristics gynandromorphic adj. gynandromorphous gynandromorphism n.… …   English World dictionary


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