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She was naturally born female. She was naturally born a female with a penis.
As I understand it, sex is female/male, gender is woman/man.
So... as female indicates sex, she was born male, but a woman.
^ this is from a few resources I've received. Please share if you have others with information otherwise.
I don't dispute that the rule is entirely unnecessary and offensive; I'm very glad that she was readmitted into the pageant.