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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 Segregation

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
  • mischaracterization
  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

2. segregation

noun. ['ˌsɛgrəˈgeɪʃən'] a social system that provides separate facilities for minority groups.

Synonyms

  • de jure segregation
  • sex segregation
  • structure
  • de facto segregation
  • separatism
  • purdah
  • white separatism
  • social system
  • social organisation
  • social structure
  • racial segregation

Antonyms

  • nondevelopment
  • ovulation
  • anabolism
  • development

3. segregation

noun. ['ˌsɛgrəˈgeɪʃən'] the act of segregating or sequestering.

Synonyms

  • sequestration

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • overstatement

4. segregation

noun. ['ˌsɛgrəˈgeɪʃən'] (genetics) the separation of paired alleles during meiosis so that members of each pair of alleles appear in different gametes.

Synonyms

  • meiosis
  • biological process
  • organic process
  • miosis

Antonyms

  • connectedness
  • joint
  • continuity
  • association

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

Example sentences of the word sex-segregation


1. Noun Phrase
Much of the research about sex segregation in classrooms has shown that students perform better academically when they are separated.

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