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transperson Line breaks: trans|person
Pronunciation: /ˈtranzpəːs(ə)n/

Definition of transperson in English:

noun (plural transpeople)

A person who is transgender or transsexual: a female-to-male transperson
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  • The book is the first in-depth examination of what it means to be a female-bodied transperson.
  • Legally, from the moment a transperson first sees their doctor, they're entitled to be referred to by their chosen gender.
  • And FYI, orientation and desire in transpeople are as varied as they are in the rest of the population.

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