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English definition of “womenfolk”

womenfolk

noun [plural]     /ˈwɪm.ɪn.fəʊk/ US  /-foʊk/ old-fashioned
the women in a family or society : The communal land is cultivated by the womenfolk in the tribe . → Compare menfolkMen and womenKinds of menKinds of women
(Definition of womenfolk noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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