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womanhood

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the set of qualities traditionally considered appropriate for or characteristic of women
  • she was the ideal of traditional Southern womanhood

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“Womanhood.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/womanhood. Accessed 14 Jul. 2020.

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