monorchid

[ muh-nawr-kid ]
/ məˈnɔr kɪd /
Pathology

adjective

having or appearing to have only one testis.

noun

a monorchid individual.

Nearby words

  1. monopsony,
  2. monopteral,
  3. monopteron,
  4. monopteros,
  5. monorail,
  6. monorchidism,
  7. monorchism,
  8. monorhinous,
  9. monorhyme,
  10. monosaccharide

Origin of monorchid

1820–30; New Latin monorchis (erroneous plural monorchides), equivalent to mon- + orchid- (< Greek orchid-; see orchid)

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British Dictionary definitions for monorchid

monorchid

/ (ˈmɒnɔːkɪd) /

adjective

having only one testicle

noun

an animal or person with only one testicle
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