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interphobia

The range of negative attitudes, intolerance and resentment towards intersex people and people with intersex variations; this may lead to and include intersex erasure and the practice known as “corrective surgery” performed on infants to “normalise” intersex bodies.

Somebody who possesses such beliefs and attitudes can be described as interphobic (or intersexphobic).

Alternate: intersexphobia

Originally published: 9th December, 2020
Last modified: December 9, 2020