metamale

/ (ˈmɛtəˌmeɪl) /

noun

genetics a sterile male organism, esp a fruit fly (Drosophila) that has one X chromosome and three sets of autosomesFormer name: supermale

Nearby words

  1. metalogic,
  2. metalsmith,
  3. metalware,
  4. metalwork,
  5. metalworking,
  6. metamathematics,
  7. metamer,
  8. metameral,
  9. metamere,
  10. metameric

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