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single-sex

[sing-guh l-seks] /ˈsɪŋ gəlˌsɛks/
adjective
1.
designated for, pertaining to, or serving only males or only females:
a single-sex college.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40
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British Dictionary definitions for single-sex

single-sex

adjective
1.
(of schools, etc) admitting members of one sex only; not coeducational
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