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herstory

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noun her·sto·ry \ˈhər-st(ə-)rē\

Definition of herstory

plural

herstories

  1. :  history; specifically :  history considered or presented from a feminist viewpoint or with special attention to the experience of women



Origin and Etymology of herstory

blend of her and history


First Known Use: 1970


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