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English definition of “neuter”

neuter

adjective uk   /ˈnjuː.tər/ us    /ˈnuː.t̬ɚ/ specialized
relating to a particular gender (= class of nouns) in some languages: The German word for 'book', 'Buch', is neuter. Grammatical terms

neuter

verb [T] uk   /ˈnjuː.tər/ us    /ˈnuː.t̬ɚ/
to remove part of an animal's sexual organs, so that it cannot produce young animals: Has your dog been neutered?Veterinary medicine to take the power away from somethingBecoming and making less strong
(Definition of neuter from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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