Using the term shemale for a trans woman may imply that she is working in the sex trade. Crews, Hormones, brain and behavior: Biology of the reptilia , vol. Maledicta , Volume 6, Issue 1, p. The term later took on an implicit sexual overtone. Cassell's Dictionary of Slang.
Sasha. Age: 28.
In , Janice Raymond employed the term as a derogatory descriptor for transsexual women in her controversial book, The Transsexual Empire: The Making of the She-Male.
Lennox. Age: 20.
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Views Read Edit View history. An encyclopedic dictionary of women in early American films, Logo TV, the show's broadcast station, released a statement on April 14, saying: "We wanted to thank the community for sharing their concerns around a recent segment and the use of the term 'she-mail' on Drag Race. Beyond God the Father: toward a philosophy of women's liberation.