she-male

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she-male
 
n
informal a male-to-female transsexual

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Main Entry:  she-male
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a genetic male who has both male and female characteristics; a male who has undergone surgical feminization
Usage:  derogatory slang
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Word Origin & History

she-male
early 19c. U.S. colloquial, "a female," from she + male.
"Davy Crockett's hand would be sure to shake if his iron was pointed within a hundred miles of a shemale." ["Treasury of American Folklore"]
By 1972 it had come to be used (disparagingly) for "masculine lesbian." The sense of "transsexual male" seems to date from c.1984.
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