transgender

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adjective trans·gen·der \-ˈjen-dər\
variants: or

transgendered

play \-dərd\

Definition of transgender

  1. :  of, relating to, or being a person whose gender identity differs from the sex the person had or was identified as having at birth; especially :  of, relating to, or being a person whose gender identity is opposite the sex the person had or was identified as having at birth :  transsexual

transgenderism

\-ˌi-zəm\ noun

1974

First Known Use of transgender

1974


Medical Dictionary

transgender

play
adjective trans·gen·der \tran(t)s-ˈjen-dər\
variants: or

transgendered

\-dərd\play

Medical Definition of transgender

  1. :  of, relating to, or being a person (as a transsexual or a transvestite) who identifies with or expresses a gender identity that differs from the one which corresponds to the person's sex at birth

transgenderism

\-də-ˌriz-əm\play noun

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