variant of transsexual
: a person who strongly identifies with the opposite sex and may seek to live as a member of this sex especially by undergoing surgery and hormone therapy to obtain the necessary physical appearance (as by changing the external sex organs)
transsexualismplay less commonly
transexualism\-sh(ə-)wə-ˌli-zəm, -shə-ˌli-\ noun
transsexualityplay less commonly
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