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womenfolk

[wim-in-fohk] /ˈwɪm ɪnˌfoʊk/
noun, (used with a plural verb)
1.
women in general; all women.
2.
a particular group of women.
Also, womenfolks.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; women + folk
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  • On old-time farms, chickens were raised and tended mostly by the womenfolk.
British Dictionary definitions for womenfolk

womenfolk

/ˈwɪmɪnˌfəʊk/
plural noun
1.
women collectively
2.
a group of women, esp the female members of one's family
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