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Eve·ry·wom·an

or eve·ry·wom·an  (ĕv′rē-wo͝om′ən)
n.
An ordinary woman, representative of all women.

everywoman

(ˈɛvrɪˌwʊmən)
n, pl -women
1. a woman who exemplifies all women in some way
2. an ordinary woman

eve•ry•wom•an

(ˈɛv riˌwʊm ən)

n., pl. -wom•en.
an ordinary woman; the typical or average woman.
[1940–45]
Translations

everywoman

[ˈevrɪˌwʊmən] Nmujer f cualquiera
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