male and female

  • 61 Male screw — Male Male, a. [F. m[^a]le, OF. masle, mascle, fr. L. masculus male, masculine, dim. of mas a male; possibly akin to E. man. Cf. {Masculine}, {Marry}, v. t.] 1. Of or pertaining to the sex that begets or procreates young, or (in a wider sense) to… …

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  • 62 Male thread — Male Male, a. [F. m[^a]le, OF. masle, mascle, fr. L. masculus male, masculine, dim. of mas a male; possibly akin to E. man. Cf. {Masculine}, {Marry}, v. t.] 1. Of or pertaining to the sex that begets or procreates young, or (in a wider sense) to… …

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  • 63 Male infertility — Classification and external resources ICD 10 N46 ICD 9 606 …

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  • 64 Female Sabotage — is an evolutionary theory regarding the propensity of certain females to select burdened males of their species for mating.HistorySoon after Charles Darwin published his theory of Natural Selection, he was faced with a puzzle. If natural… …

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  • 65 Female bodybuilding — is the female component of competitive bodybuilding. It began in the late 1970s when women began to take part in bodybuilding competitions.HistoryBeginningsPhysique contests for women date back to at least the 1960s, with contests like the Miss… …

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  • 66 male — [māl] adj. [ME < OFr male, masle < L masculus < mas (gen. maris), a male, man] 1. designating or of the sex that fertilizes the ovum of the female and begets offspring: biological symbol, ♂: cf. FEMALE 2. of, characteristic of, or… …

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  • 67 Male contraceptive — Male contraceptives include condoms, withdrawal (although medical professionals do not regard this as an effective method of contraception), and vasectomy.[1] In other animals, castration is commonly used for contraception. Other forms of male… …

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  • 68 male — adj Male, masculine, manly, manlike, mannish, manful, virile are comparable when meaning of, characteristic of, or like a male, especially of the human species. Male (opposed to female) applies to animals and plants as well as to human beings and …

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  • 69 female — female, feminine 1. general. Female is used as an adjective, contrasting with the etymologically unrelated word male, to designate the sex of humans and animals that can bear offspring and to designate plants that are fruit bearing. Feminine is… …

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  • 70 Female perversion — is a controversial term introduced by Estela V. Welldon used to describe cases where women deviate from the behavioral norms of their gender and commit violence, either against oneself or against others.Welldon, E.V. 1991 Psychology and… …

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  • 71 female — [fē′māl΄] adj. [ME, altered after MALE < femelle < OFr < L femella, dim. of femina, a woman < IE base * dhē , to suck, suckle > L felare, to suck, filius, son, fetus, progeny, Gr thēlazein, to suckle, thele, nipple] 1. designating… …

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  • 72 Male bra — – also known as a compression bra, compression vest, Gynecomastia vest, Manssiere or Bro – refers to brassieres that are worn by men. Adolescent boys and middle aged men sometimes develop breasts[1][2] and the estimates of those with the… …

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  • 73 Female submission — describes BDSM activities in which the submissive partner is female. Usually the woman is dominated by a dominant man, but sometimes by another woman. It is a popular female fantasy that often appears in erotic literature. A large number of these …

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  • 74 Female body shape — has a bearing on a wide range of human activities, and there are and have been widely different ideals of it in different cultures over history. The female figure is usually narrower at the waist than at the chest and hips, and usually has one of …

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  • 75 female - feminine - effeminate — ◊ female Female means relating to the sex that can have babies . You can use female as an adjective to talk about either people or animals. ...pay claims from female employees. A female toad may lay 20,000 eggs each season. You can also use …

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  • 76 Male Unbonding — Seinfeld episode Episode no. Season 1 Episode 4 Directed by Tom Cherones Written by …

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  • 77 male — Ⅰ. male UK US /meɪl/ adjective ► belonging to or relating to men: »Last year 7.8% of female managers handed in resignations, compared with 6.4% of male colleagues. ► used to describe a piece of equipment that has a part that sticks out and fits… …

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  • 78 Female Cats (film) — Female Cats Theatrical poster for Female Cats (1983) Directed by Shingo Yamashiro[1] Produced by …

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  • 79 Female bonding — is the formation of a close personal relationship between women. [ [http://www.thefreedictionary.com/female+bonding Female Bonding] theFreeDictionary.com ] Female bonding is a term that is used in ethology, social science, and in general usage to …

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  • 80 female pronucleus — n the nucleus that remains in a female gamete after the meiotic reduction division and extrusion of polar bodies and contains only one half the number of chromosomes characteristic of its species compare MALE PRONUCLEUS * * * the haploid nucleus… …

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