The Alternative English Dictionary: ambisextrous

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ambisextrous etymology {{blend}}.
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  1. (humorous, sometimes offensive, of a person) Bisexual. She is ambisextrous, so may have a sexual partner of either gender.
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  2. Epicene, androgynous.
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  3. Having both male and female, or masculine and feminine elements.
    • 1920, , “Genesis, or, The First Book in the Bible”, reprinted in Pavannes and Divagations, New Directions Publishing (1974), ISBN 978-0-8112-0575-7, page 171: One searches to see whether the author [of “He created them male and female”, 5:2] meant to say that man was at the start ambisextrous
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    • {{ante}} “Adolf Smith” (pseudonym), quoted in Dudley Ward Fay, “Adolf, a Modern Edipus”, in The Psychoanalytic Review, Volume IX Number 3 (July 1922), page 281: My signature with either hand is the same. I’m ambidextrous, ambisextrous. I’m intermediate sex.

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