Definition of gynaecocracy in English:

gynaecocracy

Line breaks: gy¦nae|coc¦racy
Pronunciation: /ˌgʌɪnɪˈkɒkrəsi
 
, dʒ-/
(US gynecocracy)

noun

another term for gynarchy.
More example sentences
  • My mother used to take me to work with her, at family planning clinics which were run as a gynaecocracy.
  • This situation could change and revert dramatically to the stage of gynaecocracy if women resorted to promiscuity and had children whose fathers could not be identified.
  • Mother rights should not be confused with gynaecocracy.

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