Definition of ambosexual in English:

ambosexual

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".

Pronunciation

ambosexual

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

Origin

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