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Plural of man-child.
References in classic literature ?
There were three boys: Mary was not discontented that she brought forth men-children only; and when Fred wished to have a girl like her, she said, laughingly, "that would be too great a trial to your mother.
It will also feature many of the characters they have created, including lovelorn musical duo Mulligan and O'Hare, men-children Davey and Donald Stott, and leisurely gentlemen, Tom and Derek Fun.