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Definition of Males

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 Males from wikipedia

- are often determined by haplodiploidy, where most males are haploid and females and some sterile males are diploid.[citation needed] In some species of...
- the world, but rape of males is now commonly criminalized and has been subject to more discussion than in the past. Rape of males is still taboo, and has...
- Mike A. Males (born 1950) is an American sociologist who is senior researcher for the Center on Juvenile and Criminal Justice, San Francisco, and content...
- 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...
- Dead White Males is a 1995 play by David Williamson. It was written in response to an academic paper on post-structuralism that Williamson found incomprehensible...
- Darian Males (born 3 May 2001) is a Swiss professional footballer who plays as a forward for the Swiss club Luzern. On 13 June 2019, Males signed his...
- Peterson examining the evolutionary factors leading to human male violence. Demonic Males begins by explaining that humans, chimpanzees, bonobos, gorillas...
- True: Males Can Lactate". Scientific American. Retrieved May 27, 2008. Diamond, Jared (February 1, 1995). "Father's Milk: From goats to people, males can...
- The American Males were a professional wrestling tag team in World Championship Wrestling (WCW) composed of Marcus Bagwell and Scotty Riggs. Their gimmick...
- male. Less common are SRY-negative XX males which can be caused by a mutation in an autosomal or X chromosomal gene. The masculinization of XX males is...
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