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genderlect

[ jen-der-lekt ]
/ ˈdʒɛn dərˌlɛkt /
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noun
a type or style of speech used by a particular gender.
QUIZ
QUIZ YOURSELF ON "IS" VS. "ARE"
"Is" it time for a new quiz? "Are" you ready? Then prove your excellent skills on using "is" vs. "are."
Question 1 of 7
IS and ARE are both forms of which verb?

Origin of genderlect

First recorded in 1970–75; gender1 + (dia)lect
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