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One entry found for matriarchy.
Main Entry: ma·tri·ar·chy
Pronunciation: primarystressmamacr-tremacron-secondarystressär-kemacron
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural -chies
1 : a family, group, or state headed by a matriarch
2 : a system of social organization in which descent and inheritance are traced through the female line

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