matriarchy Meaning in Cambridge American English Dictionary
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matriarchynoun [C]

 us   /ˈmeɪ·triˌɑr·ki/
social studies a society in which women have most of the authority and power, or a society in which property belongs to women rather than men
Translations of “matriarchy”
in Chinese (Traditional) 由女性統治的社會,母權制社會,母系社會…
in Chinese (Simplified) 由女性统治的社会,母权制社会,母系社会…
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