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verb[WITH OBJECT]usually as adjective androgenized
Treat with or expose to male hormones, typically resulting in the production of male sexual characteristics.
- ‘A similar number of estruses was identified by androgenized cows between synchronization groups: nine and seven estruses for the SS and TB heifers, respectively.’
- ‘It caused a lot of bleeding disorders and too many androgenizing effects.’
- ‘One androgenized cow was introduced within each heifer treatment group to compare estrous detection methods (androgenized cows and HW).’
- ‘Testosterone's use is limited by its androgenizing effects and its potentially negative influence on cardiolipids.’
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