pseudo hermaphrodism


an individual having internal reproductive organs of one sex and external sexual characteristics resembling those of the other sex or being ambiguous in nature. Compare hermaphrodite ( def 1 ).

1890–95; pseudo- + hermaphrodite

pseudohermaphroditic [soo-doh-her-maf-ruh-dit-ik] , adjective
pseudohermaphroditism [soo-doh-hur-maf-ruh-dahy-tiz-uhm] , pseudohermaphrodism [soo-doh-hur-maf-ruh-diz-uhm] , noun Unabridged
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pseudohermaphrodite (ˌsjuːdəʊhɜːˈmæfrəˌdaɪt)
Compare hermaphrodite an organism with the congenital condition of having the organs of reproduction of one sex and the external genitalia, usually malformed, of the opposite sex

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pseudohermaphrodite pseu·do·her·maph·ro·dite (sōō'dō-hər-māf'rə-dīt')
A person exhibiting pseudohermaphroditism.

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