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Defeminization

Definition of the noun Defeminization

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noun - plural: defeminizations

  1. The process of defeminizing.

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Defeminization is a term in developmental biology, especially zoology, referring to an aspect of the process of sexual differentiation by which a potential female-specific structure, function, or behavior is prevented from developing by one of the processes of male development. Although the term might seem to imply "removal" of female characteristics, in nearly all biological contexts it refers to prevention of an aspect of female development from manifesting.

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Google previewDevelopment and Social Change, A Global Perspective (2016)

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Defeminization: Defeminization is a term in developmental biology, especially zoology, referring to an aspectoftheprocess of sexualdifferentiation by whicha potential femalespecific structure, function,or behavioris prevented from developing ...

Google previewKaleidoscope of Gender (2016)

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Defeminization: Defeminization is a term in developmental biology, especially zoology, referring to an aspect of theprocess of sexual differentiation bywhich a potential femalespecific structure, function, orbehavior is prevented from developing ...

Google previewFoundations of Behavioral Neuroscience (2016)

Psychology, Psychology by CTI Reviews

Defeminization: Defeminization is a term in developmental biology, especially zoology, referring to an aspect of the process of sexual differentiation by which a potential femalespecific structure, function,or behavior is prevented from ...

Google previewBiopsychology (2016)

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Defeminization is a term in developmental biology, especially zoology, ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Pathways to Pregnancy and Parturition by P L Senger, ISBN 9780965764827 (2013)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Defeminization is a term in developmental biology, especially zoology, referring to an aspect of the process of sexual ...

Google previewPhysiology of Behavior (2016)

Psychology, Human development by CTI Reviews

Defeminization is a term in developmental biology, especially zoology, referring to an aspect of the process of sexual differentiation by which a potential femalespecific structure, function, or behavior is prevented from developing by one of the ...

Google previewEssential Reproduction (2016)

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Defeminization is a term in developmental biology, especially zoology, referring to an aspect of the process of sexual differentiation by which a potential femalespecific structure, function, or behavior is prevented from developing by one of the ...

Google previewMedical-Surgical Nursing (2016)

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Defeminization is a term in developmental biology, especially zoology, referring to an aspect of the process of sexual differentiation by which a potential femalespecific structure, function, or behavior is prevented from developing by one of the ...

Google previewGender Development (2016)

Psychology, Social psychology by CTI Reviews

Defeminization: Defeminization is a termin developmental biology, especially zoology,referring to an aspect ofthe process ofsexual differentiation bywhich a ...

Google previewConcise Pocket Medical Dictionary (2015)

by UN Panda

Defeminization Deja vu know puborectalis function during defecation Defeminization Loss of female sexual characteristics. Defense Resistance to disease. Defensins Antimicrobial peptide secreted by leukocytes. d. sealfin Lateral deviation of ...

Google previewThe Concise Dictionary of Crime and Justice (2015)

by Mark S. Davis

defeminization the removal of a woman's breast or other female organs during an assault or homicide.

Google previewThe Princeton Encyclopedia of the World Economy. (Two volume set) (2010)

by Kenneth A. Reinert, Ramkishen S. Rajan, Amy Joycelyn Glass, Lewis S. Davis

This is exactly what is reflected in the figures referred to above, showing the defeminization of export employment in mature export industries. Employers prefer men for the higher skill jobs, believing that women would be less reliable workers ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

defeminization [de-fem“-n -za'sh n]loss ...

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

arrhenoblastoma Oncology, a neoplasm of the ovary that arises from the ovarian stroma, mimicking derivatives of the sex chord mesenchyme in the testis; may causes defeminization and ...

Google previewDorland's Pocket Medical Dictionary (2012)

by Dorland

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The value of this 14-letter word is 29 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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