cis male

cis male

A male with a “normal” masculine gender identity. The term was coined to contrast with a trans(gender) male.
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Love, portrayed by Nathan Stitt, a cis male, first performed in drag more than eight years ago at a fundraiser in the dorm and loved it.
Sex-segregation in sport relies on embedded notions of gender-normativity to assert that there are immutable advantages offered cis male bodies and corresponding disadvantages for cis female bodies.
Much sexual research on trans women, however, implicitly assumes heterosexuality (and a cis male partner), whether it is research on vaginal depth post-vaginoplasty, research on libido that assumes lack of erectile function is desirable, or research on HIV-related risk that assumes a trans woman having anal sex without a condom is the receptive partner in a semen-exposed activity.
This same anatomic and physiologic combination is what is marketable to cis male clients in sex work and strip bars.