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Definition of Male

Male
Male Male, a. [L. malus. See Malice.] Evil; wicked; bad. [Obs.] --Marston.
Male
Male Male, n. Same as Mail, a bag. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
Male
Male 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 Female. 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 Male, n. 1. An animal of the male sex. 2. (Bot.) A plant bearing only staminate flowers.

Meaning of Male from wikipedia

- A male (♂) organism is the physiological **** that produces sperm. Each ****tozoon can fuse with a larger female gamete, or ovum, in the process of fertilization...
- 073°30′32″E / 4.17528°N 73.50889°E / 4.17528; 73.50889 Malé (/ˈmɑːleɪ/, locally [ˈmɑːlɛ]; Dhivehi: މާލެ) is the capital and most populous city in the...
- Male submission or malesub is a situation in BDSM and other ****ual activities in which the submissive partner is male. A woman who dominates a male submissive...
- significant proportion of victims of rape or other ****ual violence incidents are male. Historically, rape was thought to be, and defined as, a crime committed...
- Male pregnancy is the incubation of one or more embryos or fetuses by male members of some species. Most species that reproduce by ****ual reproduction...
- majority are male. Compared to female prostitutes, male prostitutes have been far less studied by researchers. The terms used for male prostitutes generally...
- In zoology, male lactation is production of milk (lactation) from a male mammal's mammary 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 caused...
- 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 the increased po****rity of female pubic hair styling or removal, commonly called bikini...
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