\\| ̷ ̷nə̇kō+ — see gyn-\ adjective
Etymology: gynec- + -centric
: centering or centered on or in the female : dominated by or emphasizing feminine interests or point of view

a gynecocentric society

— contrasted with androcentric

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • androcentric — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective Etymology: andr + centric : centering or centered on or in the male : dominated by or emphasizing masculine interests or point of view an androcentric society contrasted with gynecocentric …   Useful english dictionary

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