Definition of Hermaphrodites

1. Noun. (plural of hermaphrodite) ¹



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Definition of Hermaphrodites

1. hermaphrodite [n] - See also: hermaphrodite

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hermaphrodites

herl
herling
herlings
herls
herm
herma
hermae
hermaean
hermai
hermaphrodeities
hermaphrodeity
hermaphrodite brig
hermaphrodite brigs
hermaphrodites (current term)
hermaphroditisms
hermaphrodyte
hermaphrodytes
hermatypic
hermeneut
hermeneutic
hermeneutic circle
hermeneutical
hermeneutically
hermeneutician
hermeneuticians

Literary usage of Hermaphrodites

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1. The Natural History of Pliny by Pliny, John Bostock, Henry Thomas Riley (1855)
"On the other hand, there is in some few women a monstrous resemblance to the male conformation, while hermaphrodites appear to partake of the nature of both ..."

2. Anomalies and curiosities of medicine by George Milbry Gould, Walter Lytle Pyle (1901)
"declared, and sometimes dissection does not definitely indicate the predominating sex. Such cases are classed under the head of neuter hermaphrodites, ..."

3. The Journal of Heredity by American Genetic Association (1917)
"From the two original hermaphrodites other hermaphrodites have been produced, ... Having produced the two original hermaphrodites, the next step was to ..."

4. Plain facts for old and young by John Harvey Kellogg (1881)
"Fecundation in hermaphrodites. Development of the Germ. considered as internal buds. ... Fecundation in hermaphrodites.—The process of fecundation in ..."

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