Sterigender is a sciencegender defined as "a gender where you feel most comfortable with cleaning products (soap, ammonia, laundry detergent, bleach);1 your gender is affected when handling cleaning products and soaps!2"

History of the term

Sterigender was coined on June 13, 2018 by tumblr user sexyballoffluffy3 for a definition submitted to Uncommongenders by an anonymous tumblr user on June 3, 2018.4 There is no flag.

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My gender changes with the agent
that I use to clean;
unless you’re also sterigender,
you can’t see what I mean.
I prefer the gender that I feel
when I use orange Pledge;
when my local store is out,
it puts me quite on edge.


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