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gynandromorph [gi-] , [jĭ-nan´dro-morf€]
an organism exhibiting gynandromorphism.
gynandromorph (gī-năn′drə-môrf′, jĭ-)
An organism having both male and female characteristics, especially an insect exhibiting a mixture of male and female tissues or sex organs.
gy·nan′dro·mor′phism, gy·nan′dro·mor′phy n.
gynandromorph A person having both male and female external genitalia and secondary sexual characteristics. A person displaying HERMAPHRODITISM.
gynandromorph any animal exhibiting both male and female features, often with the body divided into equal portions of the two sexes - for example, the left-hand side might be male, the right-hand side female.