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patriarchal

adjective uk   /ˌpeɪ.triˈɑː.kəl/ us    /-ˈɑːr-/
ruled or controlled by men: patriarchal structure a patriarchal society
Translations of “patriarchal”
in Chinese (Traditional) 父權制的,男性主宰統治的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 父权制的…
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