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desex

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

desex \desex\ verb (used with an object) to make infertile, especially by removing or incapacitating the sexual organs; -- used of both males and females.

Syn: sterilize, unsex, desexualize, fix. [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

desex

verb

1: make infertile; "in some countries, people with genetically transmissible disabilites are sterilized" [syn: {sterilize}, {sterilise}, {desex}, {unsex}, {desexualize}, {desexualise}, {fix}]


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