Definition of phallocentric
: centered on or emphasizing the masculine viewpoint
phallocentrismplay \ˌfa-lə-ˈsen-ˌtri-zəm\ noun
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In a season when movie theaters traditionally turn into playgrounds overrun by testosterone and phallocentric humor — even more so than usual, that is — the summer of 2017 is decidedly and refreshingly she-focused.
This gothily phallocentric boy-band ethos is part of why mid-aughts emo still seems, to many, like a joke.
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