Definition of Androgenous

1. Adjective. Of or related to androgenesis.

Exact synonyms: Androgenetic
Partainyms: Androgenesis, Androgenesis
Derivative terms: Androgenesis, Androgenesis, Androgyne, Androgyny



Definition of Androgenous

1. Adjective. (biochemistry) Of, pertaining to, or producing androgens; androgenic ¹

2. Adjective. (misspelling of androgynous) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of Androgenous

1. Giving birth to males. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Androgenous

androgen resistance syndromes
androgen unit
androgenemia
androgeneses
androgenesis
androgenetic
androgenic
androgenic alopecia
androgenic hairs
androgenic hormone
androgenic zone
androgenization
androgenous (current term)
androgenously
androgeny
androglossia
andrographolide
andrographolides
androgynae
androgynal
androgyne
androgynes
androgynies
androgynocentrism
androgynoid

Literary usage of Androgenous

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1. The Freemasons' Monthly Magazine by Charles Whitlock Moore (1865)
"... of bigotry passed away, and Masonry assumed its rejuvenated brilliancy among the good and wise of the European States, the androgenous Societies of the ..."

2. Isis Unveiled: A Master-key to the Mysteries of Ancient and Modern Science by Helena Petrovna Blavatsky (1892)
"... into existence the universe, or rather, the universal world, the first androgenous deity—the chaotic matter becoming its body, and ether the soul. ..."

3. Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the by Royal Society (Great Britain) (1851)
"... class of Infusoria, hitherto supposed to be androgenous. This discovery was first made by observing the difference in the form and development of the ..."

4. Annals and Magazine of Natural History by William Jardine (1855)
"Our dredger has repeatedly verified in this species the recorded accounts of the singular androgenous concatenations of this family when under the genial ..."

5. A General Outline of the Animal Kingdom, and Manual of Comparative Anatomy by Thomas Rymer Jones (1841)
"... are perfectly androgenous, as each individual possesses a distinct male and female generative system; but they are not apparently self-impregnating, ..."

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