Gynecomastia meaning

gīnĭ-kō-măstē-ə, jĭnĭ
Abnormal enlargement of the breasts in a male.
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A condition of overdevelopment of a male's breasts.
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Abnormal enlargement of the breasts in a male.
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(medicine) Excessive development of breasts in males, resembling the breast development in women.
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Alternative Forms

Alternative Form of gynecomastia - gyncomazia

Origin of gynecomastia

  • From gynaeco-, from Ancient Greek γῠναικός (gunaikos), a genitive of γυνή (gune, “woman”) + μαστός (mastos, “breast”).

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