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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.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

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.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

monorchid

adjective Referring to or having one testis.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

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.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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