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(trăns-jĕn′dərd, trănz-)
adj. Often Offensive
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Adj.1.transgendered - involving a partial or full reversal of gender
homosexual - sexually attracted to members of your own sex
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Jazz also took a firm stand in justifying why transgendered children should be allowed to receive hormone therapy.
Men with guns intercept a van carrying transgendered people and "kidnap" one of them.
Successful experience providing services for transgendered individuals seeking employment.
More importantly, no transgendered person was quoted, or even referred to, in the article.
The Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund (TLDEF) is dedicated to supporting the transgender community in the way of acting specifically on behalf of transgendered people to confirm their legal identities.
They always say "they don't understand" when I try to explain how I feel and how it feels to be transgendered, which leads to me getting frustrated and all of us end up upset.
Thanks to DC Smith's efforts, the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 (PACE) codes of practice now ensure transgendered detainees are treated as the gender they identify with rather than the gender they were born into.
Despite literature which correlates criminal behavior and gender identity disorders (transsexual, transgender) with disproportionately high prevalence rates of transsexuals within the correctional system, few studies have been conducted to suggest appropriate models of treatment for transgendered inmates.
I live every day as a male-to-female transgendered person and receive more respect and acceptance from the straight community.
government had discriminated against a transgendered individual on the basis of sex.
The finale of the contest, orgainsed with an aim to dispel social taboos associated with being a transgendered person in India, will be held in New Delhi on February 21.
Ewan McPherson, health promotion co-ordinator for Coventry's Terrence Higgins Trust, said: "We know young lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered people can sometimes feel like they're invisible, so projects like this are vital in helping them make their voices heard.