demasculinize

transitive verb
de·mas·cu·lin·ize
variants: also British demasculinise \(ˌ)dē-ˈmas-kyə-lə-ˌnīz, di- \
demasculinized also British demasculinised; demasculinizing also British demasculinising

Medical Definition of demasculinize 

: to remove the masculine character or qualities of

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