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gynecoid

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adjective gy·ne·coid \ˈgī-ni-ˌkȯid, ˈji-\

Definition of gynecoid

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



1907

First Known Use of gynecoid

1907


Medical Dictionary

gynecoid

adjective gy·ne·coid

Medical Definition of gynecoid

  1. 1of the pelvis :  having the rounded form typical of the human female—compare android, anthropoid, platypelloid

  2. 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

or chiefly British gy·nae·coid \ˈgīn-i-ˌkȯid, ˈjin-\play play

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