autosexing

adjective
au·​to·​sex·​ing | \ ˈȯ-tō-ˌsek-siŋ How to pronounce autosexing (audio) \

Definition of autosexing

: exhibiting different characters in the two sexes at birth or hatching autosexing chickens

First Known Use of autosexing

1936, in the meaning defined above

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autosexing

adjective
au·​to·​sex·​ing | \ ˈȯt-ō-ˌsek-siŋ How to pronounce autosexing (audio) \

Medical Definition of autosexing

: exhibiting different characters in the two sexes at birth or hatching autosexing poultry

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