Synonyms of patriarchate


1. patriarchate, jurisdiction

usage: the jurisdiction of a patriarch

2. patriarchy, patriarchate, social organization, social organisation, social structure, social system, structure

usage: a form of social organization in which a male is the family head and title is traced through the male line

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