[ in-ter-sek-shoo-uh l or, esp. British, -seks-yoo- ]
/ ˌɪn tərˈsɛk ʃu əl or, esp. British, -ˈsɛks yu- /
existing between the sexes; done or used by both sexes: an intersexual tennis competition.
Biology. relating to or having the characteristics of an intersex.
Related formsin·ter·sex·u·al·i·ty, in·ter·sex·u·al·ism, nounin·ter·sex·u·al·ly, adverb
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Examples from the Web for intersexual
In this view, only intersexual people are created in the image of God.
One of the interesting results of the experiments was the production of a number of intersexual types of various grades.Taboo and Genetics|Melvin Moses Knight, Iva Lowther Peters, and Phyllis Mary Blanchard
British Dictionary definitions for intersexual
/ (ˌɪntəˈsɛksjʊəl) /
occurring or existing between the sexes
relating to or being an intersex
Derived Formsintersexuality or intersexualism, nounintersexually, adverb
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