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1. 1.
the state of being male or female (typically used with reference to social and cultural
differences rather than biological ones).
"traditional concepts of gender"
synonyms: sex
"variables included age, income, and gender"
2. 2.
(in languages such as Latin, Greek, Russian, and German) each of the classes
(typically masculine, feminine, common, neuter) of nouns and pronouns distinguished
by the different inflections that they have and require in words syntactically associated
with them. Grammatical gender is only very loosely associated with natural distinctions
of sex.

Human sexuality is the expression of sexual sensation and related

intimacy betweenhuman beings. Psychologically, sexuality is the means
to express the fullness of love between a man and a woman. Biologically, it
is the means through which a child is conceived and the lineage is passed
on to the next generation.

1. capacity for sexual feelings.
"she began to understand the power of her sexuality"
synonyms: sensuality, sexiness, seductiveness, desirability, eroticism, physicality; More
o a person's sexual orientation or preference.
plural noun: sexualities
"people with proscribed sexualities"
synonyms: sexual orientation, sexual preference, leaning, persuasion; More
o sexual activity.
gender equality
1. the state in which access to rights or opportunities is unaffected by gender.
"legislation that reflected the principles of gender equality"

A gender role is a set of societal norms dictating the types of behaviors

which are generally considered acceptable, appropriate, or desirable for
people based on their actual or perceived sex or sexuality.