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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: epicene(0.01270 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to epicene.
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: having an ambiguous sexual identity [syn: bisexual]
2: having unsuitable feminine qualities [syn: effeminate, emasculate,
cissy, sissified, sissyish, sissy]
English → English (gcide)
Epicene \Ep"i*cene\, a. & n. [L. epicoenus, Gr. ?; fr. 'epi` + ?
common; cf. F. ['e]pic[`e]ne.]
1. Common to both sexes; -- a term applied, in grammar, to
such nouns as have but one form of gender, either the
masculine or feminine, to indicate animals of both sexes;
as boy^s, bos, for the ox and cow; sometimes applied to
eunuchs and hermaphrodites.
2. Fig.: Sexless; neither one thing nor the other.
The literary prigs epicene. --Prof.
He represented an epicene species, neither churchman
nor layman. --J. A.