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earth mother

noun [C] uk   us   informal
a woman who seems full of emotional and spiritual understanding, and seems suited to having and loving children
Translations of “earth mother”
in Chinese (Traditional) 天生的母親, 充滿母性的女人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 天生的母亲, 充满母性的女人…
(Definition of earth mother from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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