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an·dro·gyne

 (ăn′drə-jīn′)
n.
An androgynous individual.

[French, from Old French, from Latin androgynus; see androgynous.]

androgyne

(ˈændrəˌdʒaɪn)
n
(Biology) another word for hermaphrodite
[C17: from Old French, via Latin from Greek androgunos, from anēr man + gunē woman]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.androgyne - one having both male and female sexual characteristics and organsandrogyne - one having both male and female sexual characteristics and organs; at birth an unambiguous assignment of male or female cannot be made
bisexual, bisexual person - a person who is sexually attracted to both sexes
Translations

androgyne

nHermaphrodit m, → Zwitter m

androgyne

[ˈændrəˌdʒaɪn] n (Bio) (frm) → androgino
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O'Murchu's view of religious as androgynes and his allusion to reform in celibate sexual intimacy, in this reviewer's opinion, take away from the larger discussion of sexuality within religious life, the harnessing of divine eroticism, and the consideration of sexuality beyond procreation.
Dans ces deux films, les androgynes cherchent a s'affranchir de cette double identite sexuelle, a retrouver leur unite generique originelle.
My gender pendulum swung back and forth for the next several years as I tried to find my comfort zone," explains Periat, who is the creator of Androgynous Fox, the latest cool clothier for fashion-forward androgynes.
Quant a l'identite de genre, elle decoule en somme d'une perception de soi, ou d'autrui, comme possedant, a des degres divers, des caracteristiques feminines, masculines, ou androgynes.
Sloppy Bar Room Kiss, 2011, for example, has often been viewed as a depiction of amorous, embracing androgynes, their bodies united by the boozy haze of love, and by Eisenman's Jasper Johnsian crosshatched brushstrokes, which fluidly weave between the figures.
MacDonald, "Corinthian Veils and Gnostic Androgynes," in Images of the Feminine in Gnosticism ed.
Enfin, au niveau supra-humain, il y avait la transgression de la frontiere des sexes par les esprits androgynes et par les chamanes travestis.
Youve got drag kings, drag queens, transgender individuals, pansexuals, crossdressers and androgynes.
Once revered as mystic "third sex" androgynes, hijras are still superstitiously invited to bless newborns and weddings in modern India, but their status has otherwise been degraded amid the country's increasingly Westernized moral clime.
These versatile theatrical androgynes are used to swinging whichever way a director like the Empty Space Theatre's Allison Narver or Seattle classicist Stephen Wadsworth casts them.
for transfags, androgynes, genderfuckers, fagdykes, persons with male and female physical characteristics, gender adventurers, anyone who wants to explore multiple sides to gender or gender fluidity and who questions the traditional bipolar gender model.
Through four chapters devoted to what she claims to be McCullers's four major novels, The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter, The Member of the Wedding, Reflections in a Golden Eye, and The Ballad of the Sad Cafe, Gleeson-White explores four categories of strange bodies: freakish female adolescents, queer grotesques, masked performers or transsexuals, and androgynes or hybrids.