Lacking the usual qualities of the male personality, gender role, and sex characteristics.
[G. want of manhood, fr. an- priv. + anēr- (andr-), man]
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anandriaA term of waning use for a loss of masculinity or virility.
The modern equivalent in endocrinology is feminising, and is due to a tip of the hormonal balance away from androgens.
The modern equivalent in mental health is demasculinisation.
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