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gender

noun uk   /ˈdʒen.dər/ us    /-dɚ/

gender noun (SEX)

B2 [U] the physical and/or social condition of being male or female: Does this test show the gender of the baby? Discrimination on the basis of race, gender, age or disability is not allowed.
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[C, + sing/pl verb] all males, or all females, considered as one group: I think both genders are capable of taking care of children.
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gender noun (GRAMMAR)

B2 [C] specialized language the grammatical arrangement of nouns, pronouns and adjectives into masculine, feminine, and neuter types in some languages
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