defect of sex

Definition of defect of sex

: disqualification for service (such as jury duty) by reason of being a woman formerly used in common law

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“Defect of sex.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/defect%20of%20sex. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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