sex change (operation)

Definition of sex change (operation)

  1. :  an operation in which a man's body is changed to be like a woman's body or a woman's body is changed to be like a man's

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  either of the two major forms of individuals that occur in many species and that are distinguished respectively as female or male especially on the basis of their reproductive organs and structures

    :  the sum of the structural, functional, and behavioral characteristics of organisms that are involved in reproduction marked by the union of gametes and that distinguish males and females

    :  sexually motivated phenomena or behavior

  1. :  to identify the sex of

    :  to arouse the sexual desires of

  1. :  to make different in some particular :  alter

    :  to make radically different :  transform

    :  to give a different position, course, or direction to

  1. :  the act, process, or result of changing: such as

    :  alteration

    :  transformation

  1. :  performance of a practical work or of something involving the practical application of principles or processes

    :  an exertion of power or influence

    :  the quality or state of being functional or operative

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capable of being understood in two ways

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