[ bas-kit han-dl, bah-skit- ]
/ ˈbæs kɪt ˌhæn dl, ˈbɑ skɪt- /
an arch having a symmetrical form drawn from an odd number of radii in excess of one, which increase in length from the springing toward the center.
How Does The English Language Handle Gender Identity?Transgender issues are nothing new, but many of the words surrounding how we talk about gender identity are relatively young ... at least by dictionary standards.
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