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phallocentrism

[fal-oh-sen-triz-uh m]
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noun
  1. a doctrine or belief centered on the phallus, especially a belief in the superiority of the male sex.
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Origin of phallocentrism

First recorded in 1925–30
Related formsphal·lo·cen·tric, adjective
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phallocentric

adjective
  1. dominated by male attitudes
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Derived Formsphallocentricity or phallocentrism, noun

Word Origin

C20: from phallus + -centric
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Word Origin and History for phallocentric

adj.

1927, from comb. form of phallus + -centric.

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