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), or gender identity. Most cultures use a gender binary, having two genders (boys/men and girls/women); those...
- gender identity (genderfluid); being third gender or other-gendered (a category that includes those who do not place a name to their gender). Gender identity...
- 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...
- Gender dysphoria (GD) is the distress a person feels due to their birth-****igned **** and gender not matching their gender identity. People who experience...
- Transgender people have a gender identity or gender expression that differs from their ****igned ****. Some transgender people who desire medical ****istance...
- In linguistics, grammatical gender is a specific form of noun cl**** system in which the division of noun cl****es forms an agreement system with another...
- regardless of gender. To avoid complication, other genders (besides women and men) will not be treated in this gender equality article. Gender equality is...
- Third gender or third **** is a concept in which individuals are categorized, either by themselves or by society, as neither man nor woman. It is also a...
- A gender role, also known as a **** role, is a social role encomp****ing a range of behaviors and attitudes that are generally considered acceptable, appropriate...
- A gender symbol is a pictogram or glyph used to represent either biological **** or sociological gender (a terminological distinction originating in 1950s...
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