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virilism

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noun vir·il·ism \ˈvir-ə-ˌli-zəm\

Definition of virilism

  1. :  the appearance of secondary male characteristics (as facial hair) in the female



1922

First Known Use of virilism

1922


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virilism

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noun vir·il·ism \ˈvir-ə-ˌliz-əm\

Medical Definition of virilism

  1. 1:  precocious development of secondary sex characteristics in the male

  2. 2:  the appearance of secondary sex characteristics of the male in a female




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