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1. sex-change_operation

noun. surgical procedures and hormonal treatments designed to alter a person's sexual characteristics so that the resemble those of the opposite sex.

Synonyms

  • surgical process
  • operation
  • transsexual surgery
  • surgical procedure
  • surgery

Antonyms

  • major surgery
  • serial operation
  • asynchronous operation
  • synchronous operation

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Words that Rhyme with Sex Chromosome

Example sentences of the word sex-chromosome


1. Noun Phrase
Everyone is born with 46 chromosomes, the last ones being the sex chromosomes.

2. Noun Phrase
For example, there are two forms of the sex chromosome in humans, X and Y.

3. Noun Phrase
Males have XY sex chromosomes while females have XX.

4. Noun Phrase
Male birds carry ZZ sex chromosomes while female birds carry ZW sex chromosomes.

2. sex-linked_disorder

noun. any disease or abnormality that is determined by the sex hormones.

Synonyms

  • chrosomal abnormality
  • haemophilia
  • Turner's syndrome
  • hemophilia
  • chromosomal aberration
  • chromosonal disorder
  • bleeder's disease

3. sex-starved

adjective. desiring but deprived of sexual gratification.

Antonyms

  • unseductive

4. chromosome

noun. ['ˈkroʊməˌsoʊm, ˈkroʊməˌzoʊm'] a threadlike strand of DNA in the cell nucleus that carries the genes in a linear order.

Synonyms

  • kinetochore
  • nucleus
  • chromatin granule
  • chromatin
  • cistron
  • gene
  • centromere
  • cell nucleus
  • acrocentric chromosome
  • autosome
  • body
  • sex chromosome
  • nucleolar organizer
  • nucleolar organiser
  • nucleolus organiser
  • factor
  • telomere
  • telocentric chromosome
  • nucleolus organizer
  • karyon
  • chromatid
  • somatic chromosome
  • acentric chromosome

Antonyms

  • thinness
  • breakableness
  • solidity
  • unbreakableness

5. sex

noun. ['ˈsɛks'] activities associated with sexual intercourse.

Synonyms

  • stimulation
  • facts of life
  • sexual perversion
  • sex activity
  • sexual love
  • arousal
  • zooerastia
  • homosexualism
  • carnal abuse
  • intercourse
  • activity
  • coitus
  • pairing
  • sexual practice
  • sex act
  • bodily function
  • foreplay
  • coition
  • breeding
  • bisexuality
  • sleeping around
  • outercourse
  • relation
  • sexual activity
  • bodily process
  • autoeroticism
  • sexual intercourse
  • congress
  • copulation
  • heterosexuality
  • lovemaking
  • coupling
  • body process
  • bestiality
  • carnal knowledge
  • perversion
  • lechery
  • pleasure
  • reproduction
  • homosexual
  • autoerotism
  • queerness
  • union
  • gayness
  • straightness
  • promiscuousness
  • sexual congress
  • conjugation
  • making love
  • zooerasty
  • homoeroticism
  • procreation
  • sexual union
  • conception
  • heterosexualism
  • sexual relation
  • love life
  • love
  • homosexuality
  • heterosexual
  • promiscuity
  • mating
  • safe sex

Antonyms

  • bisexual
  • homosexual
  • inactivation
  • inactivity

6. sex

noun. ['ˈsɛks'] either of the two categories (male or female) into which most organisms are divided.

Synonyms

  • class
  • category

Antonyms

  • sink
  • source
  • peristalsis

7. sex

noun. ['ˈsɛks'] the properties that distinguish organisms on the basis of their reproductive roles.

Synonyms

  • physiological property
  • asexual
  • masculinity
  • female
  • male
  • maleness
  • femaleness
  • androgyny
  • sexuality
  • nonsexual
  • gender
  • hermaphroditism
  • feminineness
  • bisexuality
  • androgynous

Antonyms

  • asexual
  • male
  • maleness
  • femaleness
  • female
  • androgynous

8. sex

noun. ['ˈsɛks'] all of the feelings resulting from the urge to gratify sexual impulses.

Synonyms

  • sexual urge

Antonyms

  • assembly
  • discontinuation

9. sex

verb. ['ˈsɛks'] tell the sex (of young chickens).

Synonyms

  • secernate
  • secern
  • severalize
  • severalise
  • differentiate
  • tell
  • separate
  • tell apart

Antonyms

  • dormant
  • inactiveness
  • inaction
  • passive

10. sex

verb. ['ˈsɛks'] stimulate sexually.

Synonyms

  • wind up
  • stimulate
  • stir
  • shake
  • shake up
  • tempt
  • turn on
  • arouse

Antonyms

  • disassortative mating
  • assortative mating
  • inelegance
  • unfruitful
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