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synonyms for hermaphroditic

  • androgynous
  • bi
  • double-gaited
  • gynandrous
  • hits both ways
  • intersexual
  • monoclinous
  • swings both ways
  • switch-hitting
  • bi
  • AC-DC
  • androgynous
  • gynandrous
  • intersexual
  • monoclinous
  • swings both ways
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How to use hermaphroditic in a sentence

The myths frequently hit on the theory of a hermaphroditic being, both male and female, who produces another being out of himself.
MYTH, RITUAL, AND RELIGION, VOL. 1ANDREW LANG
Not, we must again emphasize, not in a hermaphroditic personality, but in two perfect complementaries—mates; not one but a pair.
SEX=THE UNKNOWN QUANTITYALI NOMAD
According to another, he is pictured as a hermaphroditic being, a concept we frequently come across in alchemical literature.
BYGONE BELIEFSH. STANLEY REDGROVE
Castle77 observed and studied the phenomenon of self-sterility in an Ascidian, Ciona intestinalis, which is hermaphroditic.
THE ORGANISM AS A WHOLEJACQUES LOEB
He looked forward to victory this fall over the hermaphroditic ticket of Taylor and Fillmore.
CHILDREN OF THE MARKET PLACEEDGAR LEE MASTERS
It is evident that this factor can not operate among many lower animals which are hermaphroditic, nor among plants.
EVOLUTIONJOSEPH LE CONTE
Only as an image of beauty mated in some strange hermaphroditic ecstasy is that possible.
LYSISTRATAARISTOPHANES
Even in the hermaphroditic slugs (Limax maximus) the process of courtship is slow and elaborate.
STUDIES IN THE PSYCHOLOGY OF SEX, VOLUME 3 (OF 6)HAVELOCK ELLIS
Up to a certain stage of embryonic existence all living mammals are hermaphroditic.
A PROBLEM IN MODERN ETHICSJOHN ADDINGTON SYMONDS
The flatworms are hermaphroditic, and their propagation is by means of eggs.
THE SEA-BEACH AT EBB-TIDEAUGUSTA FOOTE ARNOLD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO HERMAPHRODITIC

  • androgynous
  • bi
  • double-gaited
  • gynandrous
  • hermaphroditic
  • hits both ways
  • intersexual
  • monoclinous
  • swings both ways
  • switch-hitting
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.