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noun [U]    /ˈfem·əˌnɪz·əm/
world history an organized effort to give women the same economic, social, and political rights as men feminist    /ˈfem·ə·nɪst/ noun [C] In the 19th century, feminists argued that women should be allowed to vote.
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