The process whereby a person’s physical sexual characteristics are changed by means of medical procedures such as surgery or hormone treatment: [as modifier]: gender reassignment surgery
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- Having never heard of gender dysphoria, the state of mind which characterizes the desire for gender reassignment, I was naive about the complexity or intensity of the process.
- In the early 1970s, only around 15% of those requesting surgery were "granted" gender reassignment surgery.
- Surely, you're not suggesting that people undergo all the difficulties and trauma associated with gender reassignment to conform to a social construct?
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