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A

  • Addicted: love,
  • Afflicted with: patient of

B

  • Biological (wo/man, fe/male, sex): assigned male/female at birth, assigned sex at birth, raised as a boy/girl
  • Blind: limited vision, low vision, partially sighted, visually impaired; spot - awareness gap
  • Born (wo/man, fe/male, sex): assigned male/female at birth, assigned sex at birth, raised as a boy/girl

C

  • Craftmanship: artisanship
  • Crazy: wild, confusing, unpredictable, impulsive, reckless, fearless, lives on the edge, thrill-seeker, risk-taker, out of control, bizarre, wild, restless, intense overwhelming, sensational, unbelievable, absurd, ridiculous, confusing
  • Crippled: impeded, frozen, stopped

D

  • Deranged: wild, confusing, unpredictable, impulsive, reckless, fearless, lives on the edge, thrill-seeker, risk-taker, out of control, bizarre, wild, restless, intense overwhelming, sensational, unbelievable, absurd, ridiculous, confusing
  • Disorder/defect: (Genetic) condition
  • Disseminate: publicize, distribute, circulate, communicate

E

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G

  • Gender identity disorder: Gender dysphoria
  • Gender non-binary: Non-binary

H

  • His/Her: Their

I

  • Identify/Identifies: In reference to gender, ethnicity – use is/are

J

K

L

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M

  • Man-hours: Labor hours
  • Man-made: Manufactured
  • Manhunt: Search
  • Mankind: Humankind
  • Manned: Crewed, staffed
  • Men and Women: People

N

O

  • One: Their
  • Opposite sex: Different sex

P

  • Paralyzed: impeded, frozen, stopped
  • Promiscuous: (cytokines/ligands) multifunctional, versatile, cross-functional

Q

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S

  • Seminal: influential, formative, groundbreaking, innovative
  • Sex change/reassignment: transition, gender-affirming care, transition-related care
  • Stricken: patient of
  • Strong: robust evidence, hardy specimen, tenacious candidate, secure system, stricter assumptions
  • Suffers: patient of

T

  • Transgendered: Transgender
  • Tribe: Group, crew, cricle, squad, community

U

V

  • Victim: patient

W

  • Wheelchair-bound: Wheelchair user

X

Y

Z

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