transwoman(redirected from Male-to-female)
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A transgender person who lives as a woman.
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trans womanA male-to-female transgender or transsexual person who was an assigned male at birth but identifies as female.
The terms trans woman and its synonym, male-to-female transsexual, are often used for individuals who have not been physically re-assigned/transitioned, and many prefer the simple word women if the process is complete.
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