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Noun: sex characteristic  'seks,ker-ik-tu'ri-stik [N. Amer], 'seks,ka-rik-tu'ri-stik [Brit]
  1. Those characteristics (both anatomical and psychological) that are strongly associated with one sex relative to the other
    - sexual characteristic, sex character

Derived forms: sex characteristics

Type of: characteristic, feature

Encyclopedia: Sex characteristic