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Synonyms for androgeny

male parthenogenesis in which the embryo contains only paternal chromosomes due to the failure of the egg nucleus to participate in fertilization

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Wykazano, ze MAA moduluje ekspresje AR i zwieksza stezenie bialka wiazacego androgeny (ABP) w komorkach Sertolego [32].
"Androgeny, Mimesis, and the Marriage of the Boy-Heroine on the English Renaissance Stage." PMLA 102 (January 1987): 29-41.
How are men to achieve the needed androgeny without losing their status as "healthy adults"?
Stephen Cohan notes that in the 1960s "a full chest of hair, set against the androgeny of the counterculture youth movement, acquired new significance in connoting virility," and in this light Reynolds' hairy chest presents his masculinity as "honest" and "authentic" (189).