masculinisation


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Noun1.masculinisation - the abnormal development of male sexual characteristics in a female (usually as the result of hormone therapies or adrenal malfunction)masculinisation - the abnormal development of male sexual characteristics in a female (usually as the result of hormone therapies or adrenal malfunction)
growing, growth, ontogenesis, ontogeny, maturation, development - (biology) the process of an individual organism growing organically; a purely biological unfolding of events involved in an organism changing gradually from a simple to a more complex level; "he proposed an indicator of osseous development in children"
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Gender reassignment therapy (gender alignment or gender affirming changes or interventions) refers to any or more of a number of endocrine and surgical interventions to enable physical feminisation or masculinisation to facilitate transition.
There is the absolute masculinisation of the Muslim public space.
I think that everyone that looked at Ostapchuk probably had a few concerns about her masculinisation," she told Radio New Zealand.
This generally implied a masculinisation of faith in the idealisation of composure, tranquillity and a corresponding fear of loss of control over emotions, embodied in the feminine and feeble.
Unfortunately, the masculinisation of Lebanon's government is just the latest in a string of major blows to women's political participation in the Arab world as a whole.
The puppy, the first documented case anywhere in the world of a French bulldog with this alteration, had a low level of masculinisation, since the vulva was normal despite the size of the clitoris.
It has a number of potential adverse reactions, including weight gain, acne, amenorrhoea, masculinisation with hirsutism, voice change, reduction in breast size and teratogenicity.