an·​or·​chous | \ -kəs \

Definition of anorchous

: having no testes

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First Known Use of anorchous

circa 1881, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for anorchous

New Latin anorchus, from Greek anorchos, from an- + orchis testicle

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The first known use of anorchous was circa 1881

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“Anorchous.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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