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masculineadjective

uk   /ˈmæs.kjə.lɪn/  us   /ˈmæs.kjə.lɪn/
(Definition of masculine from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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masculineadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈmæs·kjə·lɪn/
having qualities traditionally considered to be suitable for a man: It was a movie likely to appeal to a masculine audience.
grammar (abbreviation masc.) being a noun or pronoun of a type that refers to males, or in some other languages, being a noun of a type that refers to things considered as male
masculinity
noun [U]  us   /ˌmæs·kjəˈlɪn·ɪ·t̬i/
Boys need to see a wide range of masculinity to pattern their lives after.
(Definition of masculine from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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