matricentric
matricentric matricentric adj. centered upon the mother. [Narrower terms: {matriarchal (vs. patriarchal)}] [WordNet 1.5]

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  • matricentric — adjective centered upon the mother • Similar to: ↑matriarchal * * * |ma.trə|sen.trik, |mā adjective Etymology: matr + centric : gravitating toward or centered upon the mother a matricentric family pattern compare patricentric …   Useful english dictionary

  • matricentric — adjective Centering around the mother or mothers. Syn: matricentred …   Wiktionary

  • matricentric — matri·cen·tric …   English syllables

  • matriarchal vs patriarchal — matricentric matricentric adj. centered upon the mother. [Narrower terms: {matriarchal (vs. patriarchal)}] [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • matricentred — adjective matricentric …   Wiktionary

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