SEX CHARACTERISTICS By N., Sam M.S. - 48 These are the traits that are associated with sex identity and involved in reproduction of the species. Also called sexual characteristics. SEX CHARACTERISTICS: "Our sex characteristics make us male and female." Related Psychology Terms Dissociative Identity Disorder SEXUAL DEVIATIONS (GENERAL) ADOLESCENCE (Theories) HOMOSEXUALITY (Female) HOMOSEXUALITY (ETIOLOGY AND THERAPY) PERSONALITY TRAIT THEORY HOMOSEXUALITY (Male) FIGURE-DRAWING TEST ADRENAL GLANDS NYMPHOMANIA (Andromania) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SEX CHARACTERISTICS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sex-characteristics/ (accessed December 6, 2022).