Transsexual meaning

trăns-sĕksho͝o-əl
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The definition of a transsexual is someone who believes they were born in the wrong gender and who wishes to change genders or has actually undergone surgery in order to change genders.

An example of a transsexual is a man who believes he should have been born a woman.

An example of a transsexual is a man who undergoes surgery to become a woman.

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Identifying as or having undergone medical treatment to become a member of the opposite sex.
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Of or relating to transsexual people.
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A person who is predisposed to identify with the opposite sex, sometimes so strongly as to undergo surgery and hormone injections to effect a change of sex.
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Identifying as or having undergone medical treatment to become a member of the opposite sex.
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Of or relating to transsexual people.
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One who is transsexual.
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(of a person) Being a transsexual.
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A person whose gender self-image contradicts with the physical gender he/she was born with.
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One who has changed or is in the process of changing his/her physical sex by undergoing medical treatment such as hormone replacement therapy (HRT) and/or sex reassignment surgery (SRS).
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One who is transsexual.
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Origin of transsexual

  • trans- +"Ž sexual

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