Definition of maleness noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈmeɪlnəs//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈmeɪlnəs//
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  1. 1the fact of belonging to the sex that does not give birth to babies the chromosome that determines maleness
  2. 2the fact of having the qualities or appearance considered to be typical of men synonym masculinity the social construction of maleness