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hermaphroditism

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An anomalous condition in humans and animals in which both male and female reproductive organs and secondary sexual characteristics are present in the same individual.
  • n. The presence of both male and female reproductive organs in a plant or animal, as in an earthworm or a monoecious plant.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Having sexual organs of both sexes.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The union of the two sexes in the same individual, or the combination of some of their characteristics or organs in one individual.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state of being a hermaphrodite; union, real or apparent, of the two sexes in the same individual. Also hermaphrodism.

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

  • n. congenital condition in which external genitalia and internal sex organs have both male and female characteristics
  • n. showing characteristics of both sexes

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