[hur-maf-ruh-dahyt] /hɜrˈmæf rəˌdaɪt/ noun 1. an individual in which reproductive organs of both sexes are present. Compare . 2. Biology. an organism, as an earthworm or plant, having normally both the male and female organs of generation. 3. a person or thing in which two opposite qualities are combined. adjective 4. of, relating to, or […]
[hur-maf-ruh-dahy-tiz-uh m] /hɜrˈmæf rə daɪˌtɪz əm/ noun 1. the condition of being a . hermaphroditism her·maph·ro·dit·ism (hər-māf’rə-dī-tĭz’əm) n. The presence of both ovarian and testicular tissue in an individual.
/hɜːˌmæfrəˈdaɪtəs/ noun 1. (Greek myth) a son of Hermes and Aphrodite who merged with the nymph Salmacis to form one body
Mercury, a Roman Christian to whom Paul sends greetings (Rom. 16: 14). Some suppose him to have been the author of the celebrated religious romance called The Shepherd, but it is very probable that that work is the production of a later generation.