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women's movement

noun [S] uk   us   /ˈwɪm.ɪnzˌmuːv.mənt/
those people whose social and political aims are to change women's position in society and increase knowledge about women's condition in society: The early 20th-century women's movement fought for the political emancipation of women.
Translations of “women's movement”
in Chinese (Traditional) 婦女解放運動…
in Chinese (Simplified) 妇女解放运动…
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