Heterogametic Sex

Science / Biology / Heterogametic Sex: The sex with two different chromosomes, such as males in humans and Drosophila.

Other Words for Sex

Sex Noun Synonyms: gender

Sextuple Meter

Entertainment / Music / Sextuple Meter: Compound metrical pattern of six beats to a measure. (1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6). Notice that each beat subdivides into three rather than two. MORE

Sexual Abuse

Life Style / Adoption / Sexual Abuse: The employment, use, persuasion, inducement, enticement or coercion of any child to engage in, or assist any other person to engage in, any sexually explicit conduct or any simulation of such conduct MORE

Sexual Abuse Symptomology

Life Style / Adoption / Sexual Abuse Symptomology: Indicators and behaviors which suggest that a child may have been sexually abused, including: excessive masturbation, sexual interaction with peers, sexual aggression towards younger and more naive ch MORE


Science / Astrology / Sextile: The sixth harmonic, 60°; a major easy aspect considered beneficial and opportune. MORE


Entertainment / Music / Sextet: A set of six musicians who perform a composition written for six parts. MORE


Science / Genetics / Sex-Linked: Traits or diseases associated with the x or y chromosome: generally seen in males. MORE