Medical Dictionary


adj gy·ne·coid

Medical Definition of GYNECOID

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


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