cisgender


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cis·gen·der

 (sĭs-jĕn′dər)
adj.
1. Identifying as having a gender that corresponds to the sex one has been assigned at birth; not transgender.
2. Of or relating to cisgender people.
n.
A person who is cisgender.

[cis- + gender (on the model of transgender).]
Translations
cisgenre
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