- An organism having both male and female sexual characteristics and organs.
Definition from: NCI Thesaurus via Unified Medical Language System at the National Library of Medicine
- 1: An abnormal individual especially among the higher vertebrates having both male and female reproductive organs -- called also androgyne.
2: A plant or animal (as a hydra) that normally has both male and female reproductive organs.
Definition from: Merriam-Webster's Medical Dictionary by Merriam-Webster Inc.
See also Understanding Medical Terminology.