androgyny


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an·drog·y·ny

(an-droj'i-nē),
2. Having both masculine and feminine characteristics, as in attitudes and behaviors that contain features of stereotyped, culturally sanctioned sexual roles of both male and female.
[andro- + G. gynē, woman]

androgyny

/an·drog·y·ny/ (an-droj´ĭ-ne)
1. sexual ambiguity, either physical or psychological.
2. female pseudohermaphroditism.androg´ynous

androgyny

(1) Female pseudohermaphroditism, see there. 
(2) Having both male and female properties.

androgyny

Androgeny Psychiatry A combination of ♀ and ♂ corporal, mental or behavioral characteristics in a person. See Transvestite.

an·drog·y·ny

(an-droj'i-nē)
2. Having both masculine and feminine characteristics, as in attitudes and behaviors that contain features of stereotyped, culturally sanctioned sexual roles of both male and female.
[andro- + G. gynē, woman]

androgyny

female pseudohermaphroditism
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