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fem

[ fem ]
/ fɛm /
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adjective
noun
a woman.
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Origin of fem

By shortening

Other definitions for fem (2 of 2)

fem.

abbreviation
female.
feminine.
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British Dictionary definitions for fem

fem

abbreviation for
female
feminine
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