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female-to-male

[ fee-meyl-tuh-meyl ]
/ ˈfi meɪl təˈmeɪl /
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adjective

noting or relating to a person who was assigned female at birth but whose gender identity and gender expression is male.

noun

such an individual. Abbreviation: FTM, FtM

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Origin of female-to-male

First recorded in 1970–75
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