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English definition of “woman”


noun [C]    /ˈwʊm·ən/  /ˈwʌm-/ (plural women  /ˈwɪm·ən/)
an adult female human being: Our chief of police is a woman, and our mayor is a woman, too. She is an active , elderly woman. More men than women suffer from high blood pressure .
(Definition of woman noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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