As nouns the difference between trans and crans
is that trans
is while crans
As an adjective trans
is (chemistry) in (or constituting, forming, or describing) a double bond in which the greater radical on both ends is on the opposite side of the bond.
From (etyl) ).
(chemistry) In (or constituting, forming, or describing) a double bond in which the greater radical on both ends is on the opposite side of the bond.
(cytology) Of the side of the Golgi apparatus farther from the endoplasmic reticulum.
(colloquial) Transgender, transsexual.
An umbrella term that refers to all the identities, other then cisgender, that are within the gender identity spectrum.
- the trans effect is the labilization of ligands which are trans to certain other ligands
Compare (m) and its usage notes, particularly with regard to the gender-related sense. Compare and and its usage notes with regards to the umbrella sense.
* trans fat
* transman / trans man; transwoman / trans woman