gonochorism

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gon·och·o·rism

, gonochorismus (gon-ok'ōr-izm, -ō-riz'mŭs),
Normal gonadal differentiation appropriate to the sex.
[G. gonē, seed, sex, + chōrizō, to separate]
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gonochorism

A term that dignifies phenotypically and genotypically appropriate sexual differentiation.
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gonochorism

the possession of GONADS of only one sex, either male or female, in an individual.
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