phallocentric
adjective Date: 1927 centered on or emphasizing the masculine point of view • phallocentrism noun

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  • phallocentric — [fal΄ō sen′trik] adj. 1. of or characterized by a particularly masculine mode of thought or behavior [a phallocentric point of view] 2. dominated or controlled unduly by men [a phallocentric society] * * * phal·lo·cen·tric (făl ō sĕnʹtrĭk) adj.… …   Universalium

  • phallocentric — [fal΄ō sen′trik] adj. 1. of or characterized by a particularly masculine mode of thought or behavior [a phallocentric point of view] 2. dominated or controlled unduly by men [a phallocentric society] …   English World dictionary

  • phallocentric — (adj.) 1927, from comb. form of PHALLUS (Cf. phallus) + CENTRIC (Cf. centric) …   Etymology dictionary

  • phallocentric — adjective Focused on the phallus as a symbol of male dominance. See Also: phallocentrism, phallocratic …   Wiktionary

  • phallocentric — [ˌfalə(ʊ) sɛntrɪk] adjective focused on the phallus as a symbol of male dominance. Derivatives phallocentricity noun phallocentrism noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • phallocentric — phal·lo·cen·tric …   English syllables

  • phallocentric — adj. centred on the phallus or on male attitudes. Derivatives: phallocentricity n. phallocentrism n …   Useful english dictionary

  • phallocentrism — phallocentric, adj. /fal oh sen triz euhm/, n. a doctrine or belief centered on the phallus, esp. a belief in the superiority of the male sex. [1925 30] * * * …   Universalium

  • phallocentrism — phallocentric, adj. /fal oh sen triz euhm/, n. a doctrine or belief centered on the phallus, esp. a belief in the superiority of the male sex. [1925 30] …   Useful english dictionary

  • phallocentricity — phallocentricˈity noun • • • Main Entry: ↑phallus …   Useful english dictionary

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