androgynous

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ænˈdrɒdʒɪnəs/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ænˈdrɑdʒənəs/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(an drojə nəs)


WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
an•drog•y•nous /ænˈdrɑdʒənəs/USA pronunciation   adj. 
  1. Medicinehaving both masculine and feminine characteristics:androgynous plants or animals.
an•drog•y•ny /ænˈdrɑdʒəni/USA pronunciation  n. [uncountable]See -andro-, -gyn-.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
an•drog•y•nous  (an drojə nəs),USA pronunciation adj. 
  1. Medicinebeing both male and female;
    hermaphroditic.
  2. Medicinehaving both masculine and feminine characteristics.
  3. Medicinehaving an ambiguous sexual identity.
  4. neither clearly masculine nor clearly feminine in appearance:the androgynous look of many rock stars.
  5. Botanyhaving staminate and pistillate flowers in the same inflorescence.
an•drogy•ny, n. 
  • androgyne + -ous 1620–30

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
androgynous /ænˈdrɒdʒɪnəs/ adj
  1. having male and female flowers in the same inflorescence, as cuckoo pint
  2. having male and female characteristics; hermaphrodite

anˈdrogyny n
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