Resembling a eunuch, typically in having reduced or indeterminate sexual characteristics.
- Occasionally castration is necessary to treat testicular cancer when it involves both testicles; in this situation male hormone can be replaced by implants or patches and the typical eunuchoid characteristics can be avoided.
- Neutrality was pusillanimous, ‘eunuchoid’, ‘worthy of people beneath history’.
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