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transition

As in to transition, the steps and process taken by transgender/nonbinary individuals to realise their gender identity; such as hormone therapy, puberty blockers, top surgery and/or bottom surgery to alleviate gender dysphoria; the coming out to family and friends; legal steps such as name changes and official gender recognition; use of pronouns. The transitioning process varies from person to person.

Originally published: 17th July, 2020
Last modified: July 17, 2020