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transfeminism

or trans fem·i·nism

[ trans-fem-uh-niz-uhm ]
/ ˌtrænsˈfɛm əˌnɪz əm /
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noun
a movement supporting the belief that the rights of transgender women are linked to the feminist movement, specifically the right to assume a gender identity that does not correspond to one’s sex assigned at birth.
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Origin of transfeminism

First recorded in 1995–2000; trans- (def. 4) + feminism

OTHER WORDS FROM transfeminism

trans·fem·i·nist, noun, adjective
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