What is sex?

Sex - referring “The natural or biological feature, character or quality that distinguishes male and female from one another, that is determined by their anatomy, which is produced by their chromosomes, hormones and their interactions (gonad is an organ in animals that produces gametes, especially a testis or ovary), morphologic (internal and external), chromosomal, and hormonal characteristics.”

Some characteristics/features related to sex are – while males have a penis; females have a vagina, males have testicles, females have ovaries, females get pregnant while males do not, females can breastfeed their babies, males cannot, males have deeper voices than females.


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Updated on: 26-Apr-2023


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