Meaning of ambosexual in English:

ambosexual

Pronunciation /ˌambə(ʊ)ˈsɛkʃʊəl/ /ˌambə(ʊ)ˈsɛkʃ(ʊ)l/ /ˌambə(ʊ)ˈsɛksjʊ(ə)l/

adjective

  • 1Physiology Zoology
    Relating to or characteristic of sexual development or maturity in both males and females.

  • 2Zoology
    rare Having or capable of developing both male and female characteristics (especially at different stages of the life cycle). Compare "ambisexual", "intersexual".

Origin

Late 18th century (in an earlier sense). From classical Latin ambō both + sexual.