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maidenry meaning

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    Definition of maidenry in English Dictionary

  • NounSUF-ry
    1. collectively, maidens, all the single women.
      1. By this conventional evolutionary psychology script, the man who skips from one nubile spouse to another over time is, like the sultan who hoards the local maidenry in a single convenient location, simply seeking to “maximize his reproductive fitness,” to sire as many children as possible with as many wives as possible.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Morphemes
      • Suffixes
        • Words by suffix
          • Words suffixed with -ry
      • Nouns
        • Singularia tantum
          • Uncountable nouns

      Other Vocabulary

      Look-Alike Words
      1. en maiden
      2. en Maiden
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      Meaning of maidenry for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "maidenry" is a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a singularia tantum.
      Definiteness: Level 1
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