bi-gender

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bi-gender

A subset of transgender person who consciously or unconsciously transitions from distinctly feminine and masculine personas, depending on context; this contrasts to androgynes, who maintain the same role at all times.

Frequency
2% of genetic males and 7% of genetic females identify themselves as bi-gender.
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