noun. one having both male and female sexual characteristics and organs; at birth an unambiguous assignment of male or female cannot be made.
- epicene person
- bisexual person
Example sentences of the word intersex
Additionally, the team found that about 2.7 percent of the adults in the study were intersex individuals who exhibited aspects of both genders.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Also, while male and female are simple terms for the biological processes of reproduction in humans, this language excludes the sexuality of transgender and intersex people.