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desex

desex

verb de·sex \(ˌ)dē-ˈseks\

Definition of DESEX

transitive verb
1
:  castrate, spay
2
:  to eliminate perceived sexism from <desex the language of church Bible study programs — R. M. Harley>
3
:  desexualize 2

Examples of DESEX

  1. <desex the baby chickens destined for market>

First Known Use of DESEX

1911

Related to DESEX

desex

transitive verb de·sex \(ˈ)dē-ˈseks\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of DESEX

:  castrate 1, spay

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