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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Gravitating toward or centering on the mother.

Usage examples (11)
  • As to matrifocal societies, I would settle for an equifocal one.
  • So then I needed to study matrifocal societies to see how they worked.
  • They remained, for example, unflaggingly matrilineal and matrifocal into recent eras.
  • Or back to a time in history where people lived in peace with nature: back to matrifocal times. for more
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