sex-limited

adjective
sex-lim·it·ed | \ˈseks-ˈli-mə-təd \

Definition of sex-limited 

: expressed in the phenotype of only one sex

First Known Use of sex-limited

1908, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of sex-limited was in 1908

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sex-limited

adjective
sex-lim·it·ed | \ˈseks-ˌlim-ət-əd \

Medical Definition of sex-limited 

: expressed in the phenotype of only one sex a sex-limited character

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