Asexual meaning

ā-sĕksho͝o-əl
A person who does not experience sexual attraction.
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The definition of asexual is something where sex is not involved, or a person who does not desire sex or have sexual feelings.

An example of asexual is a relationship between a brother and sister.

An example of an asexual person is someone who is not attracted to or interested in having sex with anyone.

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Relating to or being a person who does not experience sexual attraction.
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Having no evident sex or sex organs; sexless.
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Having little or no sexual activity, desire, character, etc.
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Not experiencing sexual attraction; lacking interest in or desire for sex.
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Not sexual in nature, not marked by sexual activity. (Compare Platonic.)
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A person who does not experience sexual attraction; a person who lacks interest in or desire for sex.
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Having no sex or sexual organs; sexless.
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Designating or of reproduction without the union of male and female germ cells: budding and fission are types of asexual reproduction.
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Relating to, produced by, or involving reproduction that occurs without the union of male and female gametes, as in binary fission or budding.
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(biology) Without sexual action; reproducing by some other method than sex.

Asexual reproduction.

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(biology) A species which reproduces by asexual rather than sexual reproduction, or a member of such a species.
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Relating to, produced by, or involving reproduction that occurs without the union of male and female gametes, as in binary fission or budding.
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Having no evident sex or sex organs; sexless.
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Relating to or being a person who does not experience sexual attraction.
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A person who does not experience sexual attraction.
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(biology) Having no distinct sex, having no sexual organs.
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Asexual is defined as someone who is neither male nor female, or that is without sex.

A tulip plant growing from a bulb is an example of asexual reproduction.

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Origin of asexual

  • From a- (“lacking, without”) +‎ sexual.

    From Wiktionary