trans woman

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trans woman

also trans·wom·an (trăns′wo͝om′ən)
n. pl. trans women also trans·wom·en (trăns′wĭm′ĭn)
A transgender person who identifies as a woman.
Usage Note: Many transgender advocates prefer the open compound trans woman over the corresponding closed compound transwoman.
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Citing the story of a transwoman who was denied access to a comfort room in a mall, Bala said everyone has specific and unique needs which must be addressed with sensitivity and responsiveness.
Also invited to the meeting was Gretchen Diez, a transwoman who figured in the news recently for being arrested after an altercation with a janitress at a mall who had prevented her from using a restroom for female customers.
Karamihan ng straight na lalaki naiilang sa CR kapag pumasok ang transwoman. Uncomfortable din sa mga transwoman na mag CR na tinitingnan sila ng mga naiilang na lalaki.
LAHORE -- Transgender model and activist Kami Sid is set to star in a big budget film.Kami d the news on Twitter and wrote, 'I'm ecstatic to announce that I have just signed a mega budget movie in which I will be playing the lead role as a transwoman More details to come soon!' In an earlier interview, Kami d she was working on a trans love story.
The Rani actor shared the news on Twitter and wrote, 'I'm ecstatic to announce that I have just signed a mega budget movie in which I will be playing the lead role as a transwoman ...
Meanwhile, 61-year-old transwoman Alison has felt isolated since transitioning, but the Family hopes to help her embrace her feminine side.
Wanita Umno chief Datuk Noraini Ahmad demanded today that the government explain why a transwoman was named to the Health Ministry's Country Coordinating Mechanism (CCM) committee.
"...saw a resurfacing of a statement I made last year regarding my opinion on Angela Ponce, the first transwoman to join Miss Universe.
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