- ADJ: usu ADJ nA male-dominated society, organization, or area of activity is one in which men have most of the power and influence.
...the male-dominated world of journalism.
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male-dominated — UK [ˌmeɪl ˈdɒmɪˌneɪtɪd] US [ˌmeɪl ˈdɑməˌneɪtəd] adjective controlled mainly by men, or consisting mainly of men Thesaurus: describing or relating to men and boyssynonym … Useful english dictionary
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male-dominated — UK [ˌmeɪl ˈdɒmɪˌneɪtɪd] / US [ˌmeɪl ˈdɑməˌneɪtəd] adjective controlled mainly by men, or consisting mainly of men … English dictionary
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