Definition of Gender. Meaning of Gender. Synonyms of Gender

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Definition of Gender

Gender
Gender Gen"der, n. [OF. genre, gendre (with excrescent d.), F. genre, fr. L. genus, generis, birth, descent, race, kind, gender, fr. the root of genere, gignere, to beget, in pass., to be born, akin to E. kin. See Kin, and cf. Generate, Genre, Gentle, Genus.] 1. Kind; sort. [Obs.] ``One gender of herbs.' --Shak. 2. Sex, male or female. [Obs. or Colloq.] 3. (Gram.) A classification of nouns, primarily according to sex; and secondarily according to some fancied or imputed quality associated with sex. Gender is a grammatical distinction and applies to words only. Sex is natural distinction and applies to living objects. --R. Morris. Note: Adjectives and pronouns are said to vary in gender when the form is varied according to the gender of the words to which they refer.
Gender
Gender Gen"der, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Gendered; p. pr. & vb. n. Gendering.] [OF. gendrer, fr. L. generare. See Gender, n.] To beget; to engender.
Gender
Gender Gen"der, v. i. To copulate; to breed. [R.] --Shak.

Meaning of Gender from wikipedia

- ****-based social structures (i.e. gender roles) and gender identity. Most cultures use a gender binary, in which gender is divided into two categories,...
- separate third gender, identify with more than one gender, no gender (agender), or have a fluctuating gender identity (genderfluid). Gender identity is separate...
- Gender dysphoria (GD) is the distress a person experiences due to a mismatch between their gender identity—their personal sense of their own gender—and...
- A gendèr is a type of metallophone used in Balinese and Javanese gamelan music. It consists of 10 to 14 tuned metal bars suspended over a tuned resonator...
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- Look up genderism in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Genderism may refer to: Gender binarism, the classification of gender into two distinct, opposite...
- The gender binary (also known as gender binarism) is the classification of gender into two distinct, opposite forms of masculine and feminine, whether...
- A gender-reveal party is a party held during pregnancy to reveal the baby's **** to the expectant parents' family and friends, and sometimes to the parents...