ecofeminism

noun eco·fem·i·nism \ ˌē-kō-ˈfe-mə-ˌni-zəm , ˌe-kō- \

Definition of ecofeminism

: a movement or theory that applies feminist principles and ideas to ecological issues

ecofeminist

play \ˌē-kō-ˈfe-mə-nist, ˌe-kō-\ noun or adjective

First Known Use of ecofeminism

1980

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