androcracy

noun
an·droc·ra·cy | \ anˈdräkrəsē \
plural -es

Definition of androcracy 

: political and social supremacy of men contrasted with gynecocracy — compare patriarchy

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androcratic \¦andrə¦kratik \ adjective

First Known Use of androcracy

1883, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for androcracy

andr- + -cracy

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