[ ey-sek-shoo-uh l ]
/ eɪˈsɛk ʃu əl /
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/ (eɪˈsɛksjʊəl, æ-) /
having no apparent sex or sex organs
(of reproduction) not involving the fusion of male and female gametes, as in vegetative reproduction, fission, or budding
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[ ā-sĕk′shōō-əl ]
Having no evident sex or sex organs; sexless.
Relating to, produced by, or involving reproduction that occurs without the union of male and female gametes, as in binary fission or budding.
Lacking interest in or desire for sex.
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[ (ay-sek-shooh-al-i-tee) ]
Having no sexual organs, or engaging in no sexual activity.
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