an individual of the sex that produces spermatozoa.
male orgasmic disorder
persistently delayed or absent orgasm in a man after a normal sexual excitement phase that is adequate in focus, intensity, and duration. The most common form involves inability to achieve orgasm during intercourse although it can be achieved by manual or oral stimulation. See also female orgasmic disorder
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
1. In zoology, denoting the sex to which those belong that produce sperms; a person of that sex.
[L. masculus, fr. mas, male]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
a. Of, relating to, or designating the sex that has organs to produce spermatozoa for fertilizing ova.
b. Characteristic of or appropriate to this sex in humans and other animals: male hormones; male fashions.
c. Consisting of members of this sex: a male choir.
2. Of or denoting the gamete that is smaller and more motile than the other corresponding gamete. Used of anisogamous organisms.
a. Relating to or designating organs, such as anthers or antheridia, that produce gametes capable of fertilizing those produced by female organs.
b. Bearing stamens but not pistils; staminate: male flowers.
4. Designating an object, such as an electric plug, designed for insertion into another part or a socket.
1. A male organism.
2. A man or boy.
The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007, 2004 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.
male A man; an XY chromosome carrier.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.
male Dude, guy, feller, man, chap, bloke
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
1. zoology Denoting the sex to which those belong that produce sperms; an individual of that sex.
[L. masculus, fr. mas, male]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
Patient discussion about male
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