androgyne

androgyne

[an-druh-jahyn]
noun
1.
an androgynous plant.
2.
an androgynous person, as one who chooses unisex clothing.
3.
a female pseudohermaphrodite.
4.
a being of ambiguous sexual identity; one that combines major aspects of both the male and the female.

Origin:
1545–55; < Middle French < Latin androgynus < Greek andrógynos hermaphrodite, equivalent to andro- andro- + gyn- gyn- + -os masculine noun suffix

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androgyne (ˈændrəˌdʒaɪn)
 
n
another word for hermaphrodite
 
[C17: from Old French, via Latin from Greek androgunos, from anēr man + gunē woman]

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