hermaphroditism

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Etymology[edit]

hermaphrodite +‎ -ism

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hermaphroditism (countable and uncountable, plural hermaphroditisms)

  1. The state of having sexual organs of both the male and female sexes.

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Intersex is now the preferred term for human description.

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