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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 sex /ˈsɛks/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 sex /ˈsɛks/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sex, n.
 1. The distinguishing peculiarity of male or female in both animals and plants; the physical difference between male and female; the assemblage of properties or qualities by which male is distinguished from female.
 2. One of the two divisions of organic beings formed on the distinction of male and female.
 3. Bot. (a) The capability in plants of fertilizing or of being fertilized; as, staminate and pistillate flowers are of opposite sexes. (b) One of the groups founded on this distinction.
 The sex, the female sex; women, in general.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: activities associated with sexual intercourse; "they had sex
           in the back seat" [syn: sexual activity, sexual
           practice, sex activity]
      2: either of the two categories (male or female) into which
         most organisms are divided; "the war between the sexes"
      3: all of the feelings resulting from the urge to gratify
         sexual impulses; "he wanted a better sex life"; "the film
         contained no sex or violence" [syn: sexual urge]
      4: the properties that distinguish organisms on the basis of
         their reproductive roles; "she didn't want to know the sex
         of the foetus" [syn: gender, sexuality]
      v 1: stimulate sexually; "This movie usually arouses the male
           audience" [syn: arouse, excite, turn on, wind up]
      2: tell the sex (of young chickens)