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femineity

[ fem-uh-nee-i-tee ]
/ ˌfɛm əˈni ɪ ti /
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noun
feminine nature; womanliness.
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Origin of femineity

1810–20; <Latin fēmine(us) of a woman (fēmin(a) woman + -eus-eous) + -ity
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British Dictionary definitions for femineity

femineity
/ (ˌfɛmɪˈneɪɪtɪ) /

noun
the quality of being feminine; womanliness
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