Gender is a set of characteristics distinguishing between male and female or masculine and feminine, particularly in the cases of men and women. Depending on the context, the discriminating characteristics vary from sex to social role to gender identity, with a distinction drawn between biological sex and gender as a role.

See also:
* sex
* trans

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Virginia Woolf
As long as she thinks of a man, nobody objects to a woman thinking.
Virginia Woolf, Orlando

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