Meaning of hermaphroditic in English:


Pronunciation /həːˌmafrəˈdɪtɪk/

Translate hermaphroditic into Spanish


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‘Divination was historically not gender specific but frequently androgynous, as the hermaphroditic figure of Tiresias exemplifies.’
  • ‘As a politically aware intersexual, I felt it was my duty to be as brazenly androgynous, as visibly hermaphroditic as possible.’
  • ‘The hermaphroditic snails will fire calcified ‘love darts’ at each other in order to mate.’
  • ‘Proglottids are complete reproductive systems that allow the hermaphroditic tapeworm to reproduce.’
  • ‘They are like weird hermaphroditic parrotfish, changing sex at will.’