female child

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Noun1.female child - a youthful female personfemale child - a youthful female person; "the baby was a girl"; "the girls were just learning to ride a tricycle"
female person, female - a person who belongs to the sex that can have babies
Campfire Girl - a girl who is a member of Campfire Girls; for girls age 7-18
farm girl - a girl who has grown up on a farm
flower girl - a young girl who carries flowers in a (wedding) procession
moppet - a little girl (usually one you are fond of)
schoolgirl - a girl attending school
Scout - a Boy Scout or Girl Scout
boy, male child - a youthful male person; "the baby was a boy"; "she made the boy brush his teeth every night"; "most soldiers are only boys in uniform"
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References in classic literature ?
'There isn't a female child of common sharpness in a charity school, that couldn't do better than that.
Go on with the women-servants, from the cook in all her glory to the small female child who weeds the garden.
The 46-year-old appeared before Birmingham Magistrates' Court on Friday where he admitted a charge of attempting to cause/incite a female child under 13 to engage in sexual activity on August 12, 2019, and a further charge of attempting to engage in sexual communication with a child between August 18 and 22, 2019.
Summary: 'He committed the crime as he was not happy with a female child'
"We consider ourselves today more fortunate in facing all forms of violence and discrimination against the female child and the woman, thanks to the continuous support of the political leadership and President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi to the protection and empowerment of the Egyptian female child and woman, and the government's commitment to enforce national legislations and international commitments, in accordance with Egypt's strategic vision," said Maya Morsy, head of the National Council for Women.
After one year, the woman gave birth to a female child after difference emerged between the couple and the accused used to torture his wife over the issue.
The celebration of the birth of a male child is different from that of a female child. So right from home the African culture gives a male child the upper hand in the community.
Suhai Aziz visited Bilquis Edhi Female Child Home Clifton here on Thursday.
Charges state Millar had repeatedly communicated indecently with an adult posing as a female child aged between 13 and 16 - and repeatedly sent her sexually explicit images.
There are varied socioeconomic and demographic factors which determine the gender bias as well as strong prejudices against the female child (Bora, 2007).
A REPORT in this paper shed light on attitudes that still exist towards the female child through interviews with would-be mothers who had to abort their daughters upon family pressure, health practitioners who are apprehensive about revealing the gender of the child, and welfare workers who take in abandoned children mostly girls.
Kazmi, a resident of police lines was apprehended in 2015 after raping a little female child of a police officer who used to serve in the same jurisdiction.