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MALE. Of the masculine sex; of the sex that begets young; the sex opposed to the female. Vide Gender; Man; Sex; Worthiest of blood.

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In Spence's hands, black women's drama acquires a new tension, born of an overt questioning of the black male's ability to fulfill his complementary role as co-breadwinner.
A young male's first attempt at a bower risks skimpiness and irregular form.
The male's body has to work hard by the end of pregnancy, consuming almost a third again as much oxygen as he did before mating, she concludes.
339) In this modest proposal, it is suggested that one percent of each African American male's Social Security contributions--indeed, all participants of the Social Security Fund--could be allowed for individual investment in the markets from the beginning of their contribution to the Fund.
17) Thus, our knowledge of the adolescent male's perspective on how reproductive health fits into his life is limited.
The male's antennae, each one covered with 15,000 pheromone-sensitive hairs, can detect a single molecule of the scent from as far as seven miles away
With in vitro fertilization, the male's sperm and the female's egg are put together outside of the woman's body.
When considering an adult male's production of a cultural artifact, then we should not rush to depth-psychological interpretation of his primordial bisexuality as it was managed by mother and father (as traditional Oedipal criticism has it) or to a chronicle of his "imaginary" identifications (as some current Lacanian criticism has it).
Spirit purchased Casual Male's headquarters and primary distribution center in Canton, Massachusetts, which fulfills Casual Male's entire retail, catalog and internet sales.