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desex

Definition of the verb desex

What does desex mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: desexed | desexing | desexes

  1. make infertile

Alternative definition of the verb desex

verb

  1. [transitive] To remove another's sexual characteristics or functions, often physical sterilization.

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Google previewCrossword Puzzle Dictionary (2015)

by Murali Mohan Hundigam

the birds Deserving pity—pitiable Deserving praise—admirable, commendable , praiseworthy, laudable Deserving respect and approval—admirable Deserving reward—meritorious Desex—neuter Desiccated—dried Design—create, pattern ...

Google previewRandom House Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2008)

by Random House

-ex, ex, flex, grex, hex, lex, rex, Rex, sex, specs, vex; AMEX, annex, apex, aus- pex, carex, caudex, cimex, codex, complex, connex, convex, cortex, culex, desex, duplex, fair sex, FedEx, funplex, ibex, ilex, index, Kleenex, latex, mirex, murex, ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

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

desert velvet Psathyrotes annua desex removalof the organs of generation, the ovaries or testes. desferrioxamine ...

Google previewSchirmer's Complete Rhyming Dictionary (2010)

by Paul Zollo

trek Uzbek wreck wryneck xebec EKS annex apex Aztecs bedecks checks circumflex codex complex convex corrects cortex crooknecks Czechs decks deflects desex duplex effects flecks flex flyspecks henpecks hex ibex index infects inflects ...

Google previewThe Doubleday Roget's Thesaurus in Dictionary Form (2009)

by Sidney L. Landau

castrate, spay, sterilize, alter, neuter, desex, desexualize, emasculate. gelid adj. cold, icy, ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2002)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc

waterzooi ex \eks\ dex, ex, flex, hex, lex, rex, Rex, sex, specs, vex, x annex, apex, carex, codex, complex, convex, cortex, culex, desex, duplex, DX, fourplex, ibex, ilex, index, Kleenex, Lastex, latex, mirex, murex, MX, narthex, perplex, Perspex ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica, Or a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature (1810)

Unless the parts which constitute peculiarity of many able physiologists, it would be presumption to desex be in a healthy, vigorous, and natural state, concep- cide peremptorily. tion cannot take place. If generation be regarded as an animal ...

Google previewThe Pocket Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus (2006)

by Elizabeth Jewell

desex, fix, geld, alter. neu*tral /nGbtral, nyob-/ • adj. 1 not helping nor supporting either of two sides; impartial. 2 indistinct; vague; indeterminate. 3 (of a gear) in which the engine is disconnected from the driven parts. 4 (of colors) not strong ...

Google previewThe Oxford Desk Dictionary and Thesaurus (2002)

by Elizabeth Jewell

desex, fix, geld, alter. neu'tral /no_'otral, nyo_'o —/ e adj. 1 not helping nor supporting either of two sides; impartial. 2 indistinct; vague; indeterminate. 3 (of a gear) in which the engine is disconnected from the ...

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Usage statistics about desex

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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb desex:

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Desex Meaning

Video shows what desex means. To remove another's sexual characteristics or functions, often physical sterilization.. Desex Meaning. How to pronounce ...

Scrabble value of D2E1S1E1X8

The value of this 5-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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