masculinization
noun see masculinize

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  • masculinization — masculinization. См. маскулинизация. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • masculinization — (Amer.) n. condition of attaining male characteristics (such as facial hair); abnormal development of male sexual characteristics in a woman due to treatment by male hormones; conversion into a male, transformation into a male (also… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • masculinization — See masculinize. * * * …   Universalium

  • masculinization — noun The act of making masculine …   Wiktionary

  • masculinization — The condition marked by the attainment of male characteristics, such as facial hair, either physiologically as part of male maturation, or pathologically by individuals of either sex. [L. masculus, male] * * * n. development of excess body and… …   Medical dictionary

  • masculinization — mas·cu·lin·i·za·tion …   English syllables

  • masculinization — n. development of excess body and facial hair, deepening of the voice, and increase in muscle bulk (secondary male sexual characteristics) in a female due to a hormone disorder or to hormone therapy. See also: virilism, virilization …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • masculinization — noun the abnormal development of male sexual characteristics in a female (usually as the result of hormone therapies or adrenal malfunction) • Syn: ↑masculinisation, ↑virilization, ↑virilisation • Derivationally related forms: ↑virilize (for:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Defeminization and masculinization — are the processes that a fetus goes through to become a male. It has often been said that in sexual differentiation in mammals, the female is the default developmental pathway, in the sense that elimination of any of several gene actions… …   Wikipedia

  • Маскулинизация (Masculinization) — появление на теле и лице женщины избыточного количества волос, огрубение голоса и увеличение мышечной массы (развитие вторичных мужских половых признаков), возникающее в результате какого либо гормонального нарушения или вследствие гормональной… …   Медицинские термины

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