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Noun: hermaphroditism  ,hur'ma-fru-dI,ti-zum
  1. Congenital condition in which external genitalia and internal sex organs have both male and female characteristics
    - hermaphrodism
  2. Showing characteristics of both sexes
    - androgyny, bisexuality

Derived forms: hermaphroditisms

Type of: birth defect, congenital abnormality, congenital anomaly, congenital defect, congenital disease, congenital disorder, gender, sex, sexuality

Encyclopedia: Hermaphroditism, true