virilisation

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virilization or virilisation (ˌvɪrɪlaɪˈzeɪʃən)
 
n
the development of adult male physical characteristics in a female or a young boy
 
virilisation or virilisation
 
n

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virilisation

noun
the abnormal development of male sexual characteristics in a female (usually as the result of hormone therapies or adrenal malfunction) [syn: masculinization
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