Medical Dictionary

transvestism

noun trans·ves·tism \ tran(t)s-ˈves-ˌtiz-əm, tranz- \
variants: also transvestitism play \-ˈves-ˌtit-ˌiz-əm\

medical Definition of transvestism

: the practice of adopting the dress, the manner, and sometimes the sexual role of the opposite sex

transvestite

\tran(t)s-ˈves-ˌtīt, tranz-\ adjective or noun

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