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noun 
  1. An individual or organism possessing both male and female organs, typically including both types of gonads.
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  1. A person or thing possessing two opposing qualities.
  2. (nautical) A hermaphrodite brig.
adjective 
  1. Having both male and female organs, typically including both types of gonads, in one individual or organism.
  2. Combining two opposing qualities.
Etymology: From Hermaphroditos, the mythical son of Hermes and Aphrodite, possessing both male and female qualities.


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