transgender

(noun) “A term that refers to individuals who identify with the behaviors and characteristics that are opposite of their biological sex” (OpenStax College 2012).

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Usage Notes:

  • Plural: trangenders
  • Variant form: transgendered

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References

OpenStax College. 2012. The Difference Between Sex and Gender. Connexions, June 12, 2012. (http://cnx.org/content/m42869/1.3/).