[ jin-i-koid, gahy-ni-, jahy-ni- ]
/ ˈdʒɪn ɪˌkɔɪd, ˈgaɪ nɪ-, ˈdʒaɪ nɪ- /


of or like a woman.


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Origin of gynecoid

First recorded in 1905–10; gynec- + -oid Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Medical definitions for gynecoid

[ gīnĭ-koid′, jĭnĭ- ]


Characteristic of a woman.
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