What is Female?

Female definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
a person bearing two X chromosomes in the cell nuclei and normally having a vagina, a uterus and ovaries, and developing at puberty a relatively rounded body and enlarged breasts, and retaining a beardless face; a girl or woman.
an organism of the sex or sexual phase that normally produces egg cells.

Botany. a pistillate plant.

of, relating to, or being a female animal or plant.
of, relating to, or characteristic of a female person; feminine: female suffrage; female charm.
composed of females: a female readership.
Botany. designating or pertaining to a plant or its reproductive structure that produces or contains elements requiring fertilization.(of seed plants) pistillate.

Machinery. being or having a recessed part into which a corresponding part fits: a female plug.Compare male(def 5).


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