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XX

 Dictionary entry overview: What does XX mean? 

XX (noun)
  The noun XX has 2 senses:

1. the cardinal number that is the sum of nineteen and one
2. (genetics) normal complement of sex chromosomes in a female

  Familiarity information: XX used as a noun is rare.


XX (adjective)
  The adjective XX has 1 sense:

1. denoting a quantity consisting of 20 items or units

  Familiarity information: XX used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


XX (noun)


Sense 1XX [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The cardinal number that is the sum of nineteen and one

Classified under:

Nouns denoting quantities and units of measure

Synonyms:

20; twenty; XX

Hypernyms ("XX" is a kind of...):

large integer (an integer equal to or greater than ten)


Sense 2XX [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

(genetics) normal complement of sex chromosomes in a female

Classified under:

Nouns denoting body parts

Hypernyms ("XX" is a kind of...):

sex chromosome ((genetics) a chromosome that determines the sex of an individual)

Domain category:

genetic science; genetics (the branch of biology that studies heredity and variation in organisms)


XX (adjective)


Sense 1xx [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Denoting a quantity consisting of 20 items or units

Synonyms:

20; twenty; xx

Similar:

cardinal (being or denoting a numerical quantity but not order)


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