(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.
‘the trans effect is the labilization of ligands which are trans to certain other ligands’;
(organic chemistry) Describing an antiperiplanar spatial arrangement of two conjugated double bonds about the intervening single bond; s-trans
(cytology) Of the side of the Golgi apparatus farther from the endoplasmic reticulum.
Transgender (or sometimes transsexual).
alternative form of trans*
To cross from one side to another of (gender, sex or something in that vein).
abbreviation of transaction
denoting or relating to a molecular structure in which two particular atoms or groups lie on opposite sides of a given plane in the molecule, in particular denoting an isomer in which substituents at opposite ends of a carbon–carbon double bond are also on opposite sides of the bond
‘the trans isomer of stilbene’;
short for transsexual or transgender