the condition in which the males and females in a species are morphologically different, as with many birds.
(biology) differences in appearance between the males and females of a species
sexual dimorphism n.
The physical differences between male and female individuals that arise as a consequence of sexual maturation, including the secondary sex characteristics.
- Sexual dwarf
sexual dwarf n. A dwarf who exhibits normal sexual development.
noun 1. the gametophyte generation in the alternation of generations in plants that produces a zygote from male and female gametes. sexual generation n. Reproduction through the union of individuals, or the union of male and female germ cells.
noun 1. unwelcome sexual advances made by an employer or superior, especially when compliance is made a condition of continued employment or advancement. sexual harassment noun 1. the persistent unwelcome directing of sexual remarks and looks, and unnecessary physical contact at a person, usually a woman, esp in the workplace
- Sexual infantilism
sexual infantilism n. Failure to develop secondary sexual characteristics after the normal time of puberty.