Meaning of androgynous


Pronunciation: (an-droj'u-nus), [key]
— adj.
  1. being both male and female; hermaphroditic.
  2. having both masculine and feminine characteristics.
  3. having an ambiguous sexual identity.
  4. neither clearly masculine nor clearly feminine in appearance: the androgynous look of many rock stars.
  5. having staminate and pistillate flowers in the same inflorescence.
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