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intersex

noun in·ter·sex \ ˈin-tər-ˌseks \
Updated on: 1 Dec 2017

Definition of intersex

1 : an individual having the condition of intersexuality

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International Scientific Vocabulary


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intersex

adjective

Definition of intersex

: of or relating to intersexuality
  • intersex conditions
; also : exhibiting intersexuality
  • an intersex individual

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First Known Use of intersex

1920


Medical Dictionary

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intersex

noun in·ter·sex \ ˈint-ər-ˌseks \

medical Definition of intersex

1 : an intersexual individual

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intersex

adjective

medical Definition of intersex

: of or relating to intersexuality
  • intersex conditions
; also : exhibiting intersexuality
  • an intersex individual

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