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monorchid

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noun mon·or·chid \mä-ˈnȯr-kəd\

Definition of monorchid

  1. :  an individual who has only one testis or only one descended into the scrotum

monorchid adjective
monorchidism play \-kə-ˌdi-zəm\ noun


Origin of monorchid

irregular from Greek monorchis, from mon- + orchis testicle — more at orchis


First Known Use: 1874

Rhymes with monorchid


Medical Dictionary

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monorchid

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adjective mon·or·chid \mä-ˈnȯr-kəd\

Medical Definition of monorchid

  1. :  having only one testis or only one testis descended into the scrotum—compare cryptorchid




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monorchid

noun mon·or·chid

Medical Definition of monorchid

  1. :  a monorchid individual




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