monorchid


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monorchid

 [mon-or´kid]
1. having only one testis in the scrotum.
2. a male having only one testis in the scrotum.

mon·or·chid·ic

, monorchid (mon'ōr-kid'ik, mon-ōr'kid),
1. Having only one testis.
2. Having apparently only one testis, the other being undescended.

monorchid

adjective Referring to or having one testis.

mon·or·chid·ic

, monorchid (mon'ōr-kid'ik, mon-ōr'kid)
1. Having only one testis.
2. Having only one testis evident, the other being absent or undescended.
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