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woman

noun [C]  /ˈwʊm·ən/  /ˈwʌm-/ (plural women  /ˈwɪm·ən/) us  
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.
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