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Female

Definition of female:

part of speech: adjective

Of the sex that produces young; pertaining to females; ( bot.) having a pistil or fruit- bearing organ.

part of speech: noun

A pistillate flower ; a female animal, i. e. an egg- producing or young- producing animal - symbol.

part of speech: noun

One of the female sex.

part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to that sex which produces young; feminine; womanly; having pistils without stamens.

part of speech: noun

A human being or animal of the sex which bears young; woman; the plant or flower which bears the pistil and receives the pollen of the male flower.

part of speech: adjective

Of the sex that produces young.

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