gynecoid


gy·ne·coid

adjective \ˈgī-ni-ˌkid, ˈji-\

Definition of GYNECOID

:  typical or characteristic of the human female <gynecoid pelvis>

First Known Use of GYNECOID

1907

gy·ne·coid

adjective    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of GYNECOID

1
of the pelvis : having the rounded form typical of the human female—compare android, anthropoid, platypelloid
2
: relating to or characterized by the distribution of body fat chiefly in the region of the hips and thighs <gynecoid obesity>—compare android

Variants of GYNECOID

gy·ne·coid or chiefly British gy·nae·coid \ˈgīn-i-ˌkid, ˈjin-\

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: gynecology
Previous Word in the Dictionary: gynecocracy
All Words Near: gynecoid

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up gynecoid? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).