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-gynous

1.
a combining form with the meanings “of women,” “of females,” “having pistils or analogous organs,” as specified by the initial elements:
androgynous.
Origin
< Greek -gynos. See gyno-, -ous
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British Dictionary definitions for -gynous

-gynous

combining form
1.
of or relating to women or females: androgynous, misogynous
2.
relating to female organs: epigynous
Derived Forms
-gyny, combining_form:in_noun:countable
Word Origin
from New Latin -gynus, from Greek -gunos, from gunē woman
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