hermaphroditism hermaphroditism

Definition(s):

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

Usage(s):

  1. In a wide range of sex abnormalities related to hermaphroditism.
  2. Most species breed out serious aberrations like hermaphroditism, but this is not happening in the case of Bothrops insularis.
  3. This discovery alone was invaluable for determining the true or nuclear sex in many cases involving various degrees of hermaphroditism.
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