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female

1. of, relating to, or designating the sex producing gametes (ova) that can be fertilized by male gametes (spermatozoa)
2. (of reproductive organs such as the ovary and carpel) capable of producing female gametes
3. (of gametes such as the ovum) capable of being fertilized by a male gamete in sexual reproduction
4. (of flowers) lacking, or having nonfunctional, stamens
5. Engineering having an internal cavity into which a projecting male counterpart can be fitted

female

[′fē‚māl]
(botany)
A flower lacking stamens.
(zoology)
An individual that bears young or produces eggs.
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Female orgasmic disorder (FOD) is defined as the presence of either of the following symptoms and experienced on almost all or all (75-100%) occasions of sexual activity: marked delay in, marked infrequency of, or absence of orgasm; markedly reduced intensity of orgasmic sensations.
TORONTO, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimel Pharmaceuticals Corporation(TSX: TRL) announced today top-line results of its Phase II clinical trial evaluating the efficacy and safety of Tefina(TM), a "use-as-required" testosterone nasal gel for the treatment of Female Orgasmic Disorder (FOD).
Twenty-eight percent of the patients reported hypoactive sexual desire disorder as the primary symptom, 17% of the women complained primarily of female orgasmic disorder, and 9% were troubled mainly by dyspareunia.