Retrieved 6 January They may define their gender as falling somewhere in between man and woman, or they may define it as wholly different from these terms. Cross-dressing is a traditional popular trope in British comedy. Travestis generally undergo hormonal treatment, use female gender expression including new names and pronouns from the masculine ones they were given when assigned a sex, and might use breast implants, but they are not offered or do not desire sex-reassignment surgery. As they are not commonly known outside the LGBTQ community, they will require context and definition if used in mainstream media. Transitioning is the process some transgender people go through to begin living as the gender with which they identify, rather than the sex assigned to them at birth. France removed gender identity disorder as a diagnosis by decree in  but according to French trans rights organizations, beyond the impact of the announcement itself, nothing changed.
Dual-role transvestism Transvestic fetishism. Most people have a gender identity of man or woman or boy or girl. California Department of Education. CS1 maint:
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