androgenize an·drog·e·nize (ān-drŏj’ə-nīz’)
v. an·drog·e·nized, an·drog·e·niz·ing, an·drog·e·niz·es
To treat with male hormones, usually in large doses.
pertaining to the production of or tending to produce male offspring. adjective (biology) producing only male offspring
a son of Minos and Pasiphaë who fell victim to Athenian King Aegeus: in revenge, Minos waged war on the Athenians and forced them to send a tribute of seven maidens and seven youths to the Minotaur every nine years. Historical Examples Minos makes war upon the Athenians, for killing his son Androgeus. The Chronology […]
an plant. an person, as one who chooses unisex clothing. a female pseudohermaphrodite. a being of ambiguous sexual identity; one that combines major aspects of both the male and the female. Historical Examples Where these two streams fused the worship of an androgyne, or man-woman god, is said to have resulted. Myths & Legends of […]
being both male and female; hermaphroditic. having both masculine and feminine characteristics. having an ambiguous sexual identity. neither clearly masculine nor clearly feminine in appearance: the androgynous look of many rock stars. Botany. having staminate and pistillate flowers in the same inflorescence. Contemporary Examples There were boyish suits from yesteryear with puffy white sleeves and […]