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Woll·stone·craft(wo͝ol′stən-krăft′, -kräft′), Mary 1759-1797.
British writer and reformer noted for A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (1792), which argued for equality of the sexes based on equal ability to exercise reason.
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(Biography) Mary. 1759–97, British feminist and writer, author of A Vindication of the Rights of Women (1792); wife of William Godwin and mother of Mary Shelley
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Wollstonecraft(ˈwʊl stənˌcræft, -krɑft)
1. Godwin, Mary Wollstonecraft.
2. Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin).
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|Noun||1.||Wollstonecraft - English writer and early feminist who denied male supremacy and advocated equal education for women; mother of Mary Shelley (1759-1797)|
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