Definition of gynaeceum in English:


Line breaks: gy¦nae|ceum
Pronunciation: /dʒʌɪˈniːsɪəm, ɡ-/

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noun (plural gynaecea)

A part of a building set apart for women in an ancient Greek or Roman house.


Latin, from Greek gunaikeion (see gynoecium).

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