sex reversal

sex reversal
  See sex change

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  • sex-reversal — sexˈ reversal noun Change from male to female or female to male in the life of the individual • • • Main Entry: ↑sex …   Useful english dictionary

  • sex reversal — sex reversal. См. переопределение пола. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • sex reversal — a change in characteristics from those typical of one sex to those typical of the other. Primary sex reversal is that resulting from errors in sex determination, the initial development of testes or ovaries; secondary sex reversal is that… …   Medical dictionary

  • sex reversal — sex inversion …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • sex reversal — To change from one sex to the other, either by natural phenomena, pathology, or artificial means …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • sex change —   , sex reversal.   Incompletely understood (and not well documented) phenomenon in which a male plant becomes a female plant, or vice versa …   Expanded glossary of Cycad terms

  • Sex determination and differentiation (human) — Human sex determination refers to the processes by which an individual becomes either a male or female during development.The Jost ParadigmUnder typical circumstances, the sex of an individual will be determined and expressed through the… …   Wikipedia

  • Sex — An organism s sex is defined by the gametes it produces: males produce male gametes (spermatozoa, or sperm) while females produce female gametes (ova, or egg cells); individual organisms which produce both male and female gametes are termed… …   Wikipedia

  • sex inversion — change of sex naturally or after steroid hormone application. Also called sex reversal …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Sex reassignment therapy — Transgender topics Identities Androgyne · Genderqueer Hijra · Third gender / Third sex Transgender · Trans man Trans woman · Trigender · Two Spirit Queer heterosexuality …   Wikipedia

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