hermaphroditic love


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Possessing the reproductive organs of both genders.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Partaking of the characteristics of both sexes; having male and female reproductive organs in the same plant or animal; characterized by hermaphroditism. Opposite of dioecious.
  • adj. having pistils and stamens in the same flower. Opposite of diclinous.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Affected, with or pertaining to hermaphroditism; having the character of a hermaphrodite; being of both sexes.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or relating to monoclinous plants
  • adj. of animal or plant; having both male female reproductive organs


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  • Hmm... maybe this person decides s/he is not Catholic after all? Or s/he decides s/he is a Catholic Protestant Jew.

    Good question...

    February 15, 2007

  • Abraxas, some people of quite determined sex/orientation have trouble adhering to Church guidelines. But that's just me going on.... ;-)

    February 13, 2007

  • Well, what I mean is, how is this person supposed to adhere to church guidelines if they're of undetermined sex/orientation?

    February 13, 2007

  • I think it would say that it's a sin to be bisexually active but not to be bisexually oriented. (Just a wild guess!) The other stuff... can one really help it?

    February 13, 2007

  • I'd like to know what the catholic church would have to say about a bisexual, androgynous, hermaphrodite.

    February 13, 2007