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monorchid

[ muh-nawr-kid ]
/ məˈnɔr kɪd /
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adjective
having or appearing to have only one testis.
noun
a monorchid individual.
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Origin of monorchid

First recorded in 1820–30; New Latin monorchis (erroneous plural monorchides); see origin at mon-, 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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