Definition of female:
an animal that produces gametes (ova) that can be fertilized by male gametes (spermatozoa)
a person who belongs to the sex that can have babies
being the sex (of plant or animal) that produces fertilizable gametes (ova) from which offspring develop; "a female heir"; "female holly trees bear the berries"
characteristic of or peculiar to a woman; "female sensitiveness"; "female suffrage"
for or pertaining to or composed of women or girls; "the female lead in the play"; "a female chorus"