A hermaphrodite is a person (or plant or animal) that has both male and female sexual organs. Hermaphrodites are rare.

This is an unusual word for an unusual condition: being a boy and a girl at the same time. This happens to a small number of people who have the reproductive organs of both men and women. In appearance, a hermaphrodite might look more girlish or boyish, but they're kind of both. This word also applies to animals and plants, which can have both male and female equipment, too.

Definitions of hermaphrodite

n one having both male and female sexual characteristics and organs; at birth an unambiguous assignment of male or female cannot be made

androgyne, epicene, epicene person, gynandromorph, intersex
Type of:
bisexual, bisexual person
a person who is sexually attracted to both sexes

adj of animal or plant; having both male female reproductive organs

having both male and female characteristics

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