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Definition of Male
MaleMale Male, a. [L. malus. See Malice.]
Evil; wicked; bad. [Obs.] --Marston. MaleMale Male, n.
Same as Mail, a bag. [Obs.] --Chaucer. MaleMale Male, a. [F. m[^a]le, OF. masle, mascle, fr. L. masculus
male, masculine, dim. of mas a male; possibly akin to E. man.
Cf. Masculine, Marry, v. t.]
1. Of or pertaining to the sex that begets or procreates
young, or (in a wider sense) to the sex that produces
spermatozoa, by which the ova are fertilized; not female;
as, male organs.
2. (Bot.) Capable of producing fertilization, but not of
bearing fruit; -- said of stamens and antheridia, and of
the plants, or parts of plants, which bear them.
3. Suitable to the male sex; characteristic or suggestive of
a male; masculine; as, male courage.
4. Consisting of males; as, a male choir.
5. (Mech.) Adapted for entering another corresponding piece
(the female piece) which is hollow and which it fits; as,
a male gauge, for gauging the size or shape of a hole; a
male screw, etc.
Male berry (Bot.), a kind of coffee. See Pea berry.
Male fern (Bot.), a fern of the genus Aspidium (A.
Filixmas), used in medicine as an anthelmintic, esp.
against the tapeworm. Aspidium marginale in America, and
A. athamanticum in South Africa, are used as good
substitutes for the male fern in medical practice. See
Female fern, under Female.
Male rhyme, a rhyme in which only the last syllables agree,
as laid, afraid, dismayed. See Female rhyme, under
Male screw (Mech.), a screw having threads upon its
exterior which enter the grooves upon the inside of a
corresponding nut or female screw.
Male thread, the thread of a male screw.
Male Male, n.
1. An animal of the male sex.
2. (Bot.) A plant bearing only staminate flowers.
Meaning of Male from wikipedia
- A male
is the physiological
**** that produces
sperm. Each ****tozoon can fuse with a larger female
gamete, or ovum, in the process
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(/ˈmɑːleɪ/, locally [ˈmɑːlɛ
]; Dhivehi: މާލެ) is the capital
and most populous
city in the...
- Male submission
is a situation
in BDSM and other
the submissive partner
. A woman
- significant proportion
of rape or other
****ual violence incidents
. Historically, rape was thought
to be, and defined
as, a crime
- Male pregnancy
is the incubation
of one or more embryos
by male members
of some species. Most species
by ****ual reproduction...
prostitutes, male prostitutes
have been far less studied
by researchers. The terms
used for male prostitutes
- In zoology, male lactation
of milk (lactation) from a male
glands. It is well-do****ented in the Dayak fruit
bat and the...
- Male menstruation
is a term used colloquially
for a type of bleeding
in the urine
or faeces, reported
in some tropical
countries. It is actually
- In feminist
theory, the male
gaze is the act of depicting women
and the world, in the visual
arts and in literature, from a masculine, hetero****ual perspective...
- Male waxing
is the practice
of male pubic
hair removal. After
po****rity of female pubic
or removal, commonly called
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