[fem-uh-nist] /ˈfɛm ə nɪst/
adjective, Sometimes, feministic
advocating social, political, legal, and economic rights for women equal to those of men.
an advocate of such rights.
a person who advocates equal rights for women
of, relating to, or advocating feminism
1893, from French féministe (1872); cf. feminism. As an adjective by 1897. Womanist sometimes was tried as a native alternative.
- Nonfenestrated forceps
nonfenestrated forceps non·fen·es·trat·ed forceps (nŏn-fěn’ĭ-strā’tĭd) n. An obstetrical forceps without openings in the blades, thus facilitating rotation of the head.
[fer-men-tuh-tiv] /fərˈmɛn tə tɪv/ adjective 1. tending to produce or undergo fermentation. 2. pertaining to or of the nature of fermentation. fermentative fer·men·ta·tive (fər-měn’tə-tĭv) adj.
[non-fer-uh s] /nɒnˈfɛr əs/ adjective 1. (of a metal) containing little or no iron. 2. noting or pertaining to metals other than iron or steel. /ˌnɒnˈfɛrəs/ adjective 1. denoting any metal other than iron 2. not containing iron: a nonferrous alloy
[non-fik-shuh n] /nɒnˈfɪk ʃən/ noun 1. the branch of literature comprising works of narrative prose dealing with or offering opinions or conjectures upon facts and reality, including biography, history, and the essay (opposed to and distinguished from and ). 2. works of this class: She had read all of his novels but none of his […]