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masculinize

[′mas·kyə·lə‚nīz]
(physiology)
To cause a female or a sexually immature animal to take on male secondary sex characteristics.
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This would be an image, then, that undermines the dominance of masculinised values of difference and domination as fundamental to the conception of national identity.
28] As I have been arguing, this reassertion of oppressive masculinised power signals implications for our conception of the national situation where for observers like Schoene the changing state of the nation creates opportunities for transforming our idea of national identity.
Each provided life historical accounts of their difficulties associated with body identity and masculine identity growing up in masculinised domains.
All of the men quickly identified that their culture is a masculinised domain in which the father is the dominant family member.
The social construction of masculinity as it relates to sport: An investigation into the lives of elite male athletes competing in individually-oriented masculinised sports.
Their auditory centres have been masculinised and the presumption is that so have the sites in the brain that direct sexual preference," said Dennis McFadden, the main author of the study.
The very nature of many masculinised contact team sports such as Australian Rules Football, Rugby Union, and Rugby League can have immediate physical implications through heavy collisions upon the brain and torso.