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trans

1. (Describing) one whose gender identity does not correspond to their sex at birth. This can but does not necessarily include those who have undergone medical intervention. In this usage, the term is a shortening of "transgender." I knew I was trans as a child—I was born male but that never felt like who I truly was. Actor Laverne Cox is a prominent trans person.
2. A car or other mode of transportation. In this usage, the term is short for "transportation." What will we use for trans if our rental car breaks down?

transgender

(Describing) one whose gender identity does not correspond to their sex at birth. This can but does not necessarily include those who have undergone medical intervention. I knew I was transgender as a child—I was born male but that never felt like who I truly was. Actor Laverne Cox is a prominent transgender person.

trans

(trænts)
n. an automobile. (From transportation.) I don’t have any trans—I can’t get myself anywhere. What are you using for trans these days?
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Observational studies have formed the link between trans fat and risk of cardiovascular diseases.A
" God, It's as Though You're Sewing a Dress For a Flea ," Hanan al-Shaykh, trans. Randa Jarrar
A diet laden with trans fat increases one's risk of heart disease, the leading killer of men and women.
Since 2010, the Equality Act has made clear that the starting point for single-sex services is that they should include trans women in female-only services, and trans men in male-only services, and that's what pretty well what all single-sex services in Scotland have done for years.
Gundo Weiler presented to over 1000 Filipino registered nutritionist dietitians in February this year, the increasing burden of trans fat intake, as well as the WHO's step-by-step guide for the elimination of industrially-produced trans fatty acids from the global supply called REPLACE:
There have been some recent positives for trans Pakistanis.
Other trans candidates vying for office included Chelsea Manning, who ran as a Democrat for the U.S.
"Although several countries including the United States, Canada and Switzerland have started to reduce the use of trans fats or trans fatty acids due to their harmful effects on health, other countries are using them to a great extent," said Rayan.
WHO's package on the replacement of trans-fatty acids provides six strategic actions to ensure the prompt, complete, and sustained elimination of industrially-produced trans fats from the food supply:
The trans fats have recently been identified as the cause of heart attacks and strokes, an increased risk for Type 2 diabetes and infertility in women.The fat is harmful on the human circulation system, causing a rise in levels of bad cholesterol and a decline in levels of good cholesterol.
REPLACE provides six strategic actions to ensure the prompt, complete, and sustained elimination of industrially-produced trans fats from the food supply:
Yoshio Aramaki, The Sacred Era, trans. Baryon Tensor Posadas (University of Minnesota Press, 2017)
Trans States Airlines pilots now have a direct pathway to the Frontier Airlines flight deck, the company said.
It's no secret why the Center for Science in the Public Interest, Nutrition Action's publisher, has spent the last 20 years fighting to get trans fat out of the food supply.
Those words, uttered by a youth minister to the North Carolina legislative chamber earlier this year, are at the heart of the discrimination that trans people face daily.