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gynecocracy

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noun gy·ne·coc·ra·cy \ˌgī-ni-ˈkä-krə-sē, ˌji-\

Definition of gynecocracy

plural gy·ne·coc·ra·cies

  1. :  political supremacy of women

gy·ne·co·crat·ic play \ˌgī-ni-kō-ˈkra-tik, ˌji-\ adjective


Origin of gynecocracy

Greek gynaikokratia, from gynaik- + -kratia -cracy


First Known Use: 1612


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