Definitions for vestigial
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not fully developed in mature animals
Of or pertaining to a vestige or remnant; like a trace from the past.
Not fully developed in mature animals.
Origin: vestige + -al
of or pertaining to a vestige or remnant; like a vestige
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Virginity is now a mere preamble or waiting room to be got out of as soon as possible; it is without significance. Old age is similarly a waiting room, where you go after life's over and wait for cancer or a stroke. The years before and after the menstrual years are vestigial: the only meaningful condition left to women is that of fruitfulness.
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