desex

verb
de·​sex | \ (ˌ)dē-ˈseks How to pronounce desex (audio) \
desexed; desexing; desexes

Definition of desex

transitive verb

1 : castrate, spay
2 : to eliminate perceived sexism from desex the language of church Bible study programs— R. M. Harley

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Examples of desex in a Sentence

desex the baby chickens destined for market

First Known Use of desex

1911, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Desex.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/desex. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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desex

transitive verb
de·​sex | \ (ˈ)dē-ˈseks How to pronounce desex (audio) \

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