Betty (Naomi Gold·stein) [gohld-steen] /ˈgoʊld stin/, 1921–2006, U.S. women's-rights leader and writer. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Betty . 1921–2006, US feminist, founder and first president (1966–70) of the National Organization for Women. Her books include The Feminine Mystique (1963), The Second Stage (1982), and The Fountain of Life (1993)
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