intersexual

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adjective in·ter·sex·u·al \ ˌin-tər-ˈsek-shə-wəl , -shwəl , -shəl \

Definition of intersexual

1 :existing between sexes
  • intersexual hostility
2 :intersex
  • intersexual individuals

intersexually

play \ˌin-tər-ˈsek-shə-wə-lē, -shwə-lē, -shə-lē\ adverb

Origin and Etymology of intersexual

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intersexual

adjective in·ter·sex·u·al \ ˌint-ər-ˈseksh-(ə-)wəl, -ˈsek-shəl \

medical Definition of intersexual

1 :existing between sexes
  • intersexual hostility

intersexually

\-ˈseksh-(ə-)wə-lē, -(ə-)lē\ adverb

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intersexual

noun

medical Definition of intersexual

:an individual exhibiting intersexuality

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