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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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The next three hypotheses focused on appeals that would more directly play toward women's partisanship, and they predicted that Clinton would emphasize feminized issues (H4) and feminist values (H5) more than Trump, and Trump would stress masculinized issues more than Clinton (H6).
Despite this, Sperling ends on a hopeful note, arguing that a feminist and gender analysis, even in the context of a repressive and masculinized state, can confront, challenge, and transform authoritarian rule.
[28.] Hulak M, Psenicka M, Coward K, Linhart O (2008a) A quantitative study of testicular germ cell populations in masculinized neomale common carp (Cyprinus carpio L.).
Intersexual dominance masculinized genitals and prenatal steroids: comparative data from lemurid primates.
In these stories, becoming masculinized was not a symptom of disease; Phaethousa became a man, showing that sex change was possible.
A masculinized (i.e., phallocentric) world is one that follows the male paradigm, i.e., one where dichotomies, hierarchies, discrimination, domination, and exploration take precedence; one in which language, social definitions, and institutions are male oriented.
Different epi-marks protect different sex-specific traits from being masculinized or feminized - some affect the genitals, others sexual identity, and yet others affect sexual partner preference.
They conclude that organizations should train feminine leadership styles, especially if the organizations are masculinized. It appears that stereotypes are changing, at least in some settings.
According to Hutchinson, "When women occupy leadership positions, they are often vulnerable to bullying behaviours because of these gender assumptions and expectations." Women who seek to overcome these career barriers feel compelled to adopt masculinized leadership behaviour and often feel a level of discomfort when trying to fit in to a culture based on masculine values and interests."
Masculinized tilapia showed maximum growth performance (final body weight 162.4 g and weight gain 160.4 g) with maximum fish production i.e., 2000.7 kg/ha/year at 40% CP diet with 70 mg MT/kg of feed.
Sexually dimorphic behaviors in female rodents have been shown to be masculinized by exogenous estrogens (Ryan and Vandenbergh 2006), and BPA is weakly estrogenic in most experimental systems (Kuiper et al.