|1.||biology an individual animal or flower that has both male and female reproductive organs|
|2.||a person having both male and female sexual characteristics and genital tissues|
|3.||a person or thing in which two opposite forces or qualities are combined|
|4.||having the characteristics of a hermaphrodite|
|[C15: from Latin hermaphrodītus, from Greek, after |
hermaphroditism her·maph·ro·dit·ism (hər-māf'rə-dī-tĭz'əm)
The presence of both ovarian and testicular tissue in an individual.