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Mannish lesbian

A lesbian who may take on male gender roles, and even dress like a man. The idea of a mannish lesbian was often associated with progressive causes such as suffrage and not generally submersive (Bronski 115). While the mannish lesbian can be seen as an inversion of the feminine foppish man, it is a much newer term appearing in the 1930's.

See: Fop, Invert

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