|a.||1.||Uniting both sexes in one, or having the characteristics of both; being in nature both male and female; hermaphroditic.|
|2.||(Bot.) Bearing both staminiferous and pistilliferous flowers in the same cluster.|
|Adj.||1.||androgynous - having both male and female characteristics|
female - being the sex (of plant or animal) that produces fertilizable gametes (ova) from which offspring develop; "a female heir"; "female holly trees bear the berries"
male - being the sex (of plant or animal) that produces gametes (spermatozoa) that perform the fertilizing function in generation; "a male infant"; "a male holly tree"