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Word of the Day: Matrifocal


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Matrifocal [ma-truh-FOH-kuhl, mey] (adj.):

1. focused or centered on the mother or woman.

2. family unit or structure lacking a father and headed by a mother.

Example:

Can a matrifocal society survive in today’s heartless world?