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female

adjective

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of, relating to, or marked by qualities traditionally associated with women
  • the composer's new music calls for female voices

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female

noun

Synonyms of female (Entry 2 of 2)

an adult female human being
  • researchers are looking for females aged 50 to 70 to take part in the study

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“Female.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/female. Accessed 20 Feb. 2020.

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