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English definition of “male chauvinist”

male chauvinist

noun [C] uk   disapproving us  
a man who believes that women are naturally less important, intelligent, or able than men, and so does not treat men and women equally: She called him a male chauvinist pig.
male chauvinism
noun [U] uk   us  
a bastion of male chauvinism
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