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1. Biology Having both female and male characteristics; hermaphroditic.
2. Being neither distinguishably masculine nor feminine, as in dress, appearance, or behavior.
[From Latin androgynus, hermaphrodite, from Greek androgunos : andro-, andro- + gunē, woman; see -gynous.]
an·drog′y·ny (-ə-nē) n.
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the possession of the characteristics of both sexes; hermaphroditism. Also androgyneity. — androgynous. adj.See also: Body, Human
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androgyny[ænˈdrɒdʒɪnɪ] N → androginia f
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n → Androgynie f, → Zwittrigkeit f
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