Meaning of “transvestite” in the English Dictionary

"transvestite" in British English

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transvestitenoun [ C ]

uk /trænzˈves.taɪt/ us /trænsˈves.taɪt/
transvestism
noun [ U ] uk /trænzˈves.tɪ.zəm/ us /trænsˈves.tɪ.zəm/ formal

(Definition of “transvestite” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"transvestite" in American English

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transvestitenoun [ C ]

us /trænsˈves·tɑɪt, trænz-/

a person who wears the clothes of the opposite sex

(Definition of “transvestite” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)