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Old 08-07-2019, 12:17 AM
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Originally Posted by DiscFifty View Post
What is the proper term to differentiate between these two:

A) A male who identifies as a woman but has not made any medical, physical changes.
B) A male who has made the medical/physical transformation to a woman.

I don't see how B could ever be accused of transitioning just to gain an advantage over other women in sports.
To be precise, the proper term is the one the person asks for. However, in either of your two cases, if someone identifies as a woman, call them one.

Of course, only one of those two could be eligible to compete in a gender-protected division in the PDGA, per the most recent policy update.
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