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masculine

[′mas·kyə·lən]
(biology)
Having an appearance or qualities distinctive for a male.
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But what this has done is to exclude the masculine men who want to just be and socialize with other masculine men.
The gender-role dichotomy has served to obscure the fact that many individuals might be androgynous, that is, they might be both masculine and feminine depending on the situational appropriateness of various behaviours.
Research conducted by Skyline Group International and the Organizational Intelligence Institute found a significantly lower perception of effectiveness when women expressed the masculine behavior in 57 percent of the 28 leadership competencies studied.
Masculine gender expression, or how much an individual conforms to masculine norms, is tied to higher body mass index (BMI) in youth, indicates a study in Obesity.
The current investigation addresses perceptions of the components of being a student-athlete--the student component, the athlete component and whether the components might be considered more feminine in nature or more masculine in nature.
According to such psychosocial explanations, the large gap in MDD prevalence rates between men and women is strongly affected by individuals' adherence to predominant feminine or masculine gender role norms.
Mailer fashions a protagonist who is violent and seemingly misogynistic yet simultaneously sympathetic and vulnerable, who seems alternately sure of his masculine prowess and crushed beneath the weight of his masculine anxiety.
In energy drink advertising, masculine identification is consistently emphasized (Chiou, Wu, & Lee, 2013; Miller, 2008).
Choosing a dogtooth check is also a great way to use colours in a masculine way.
Men living in Saudi Arabia and Iran are more likely to be attracted to women with masculine traits, such as a strong jaw line, according to a new study from the University of Turku in Finland
Les equipes nationales masculine et feminine de gymnastique (trampoline, aerobic et tumbling) ont rafle dix medailles, dont 5 en or lors du championnat d'Afrique 2014 (juniors et seniors filles et garcons) qui a eu lieu a Walvis Bay en Namibie du 26 avril au 2 mai.
According to the study led by Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) researchers, the most feminine teenage girls use tanning beds more frequently and are more likely to be physically inactive, while the most masculine teenage boys are more likely to use chewing tobacco and to smoke cigars, compared with their gender-nonconforming peers.