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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 wom·an·hood /-ˌhʊd/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Wom·an·hood n.
 1. The state of being a woman; the distinguishing character or qualities of a woman, or of womankind.
    Unspotted faith, and comely womanhood.   --Spenser.
 Perhaps the smile and the tender tone
 Came out of her pitying womanhood.   --Tennyson.
 2. Women, collectively; womankind.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the state of being an adult woman [syn: muliebrity]
      2: women as a class; "it's an insult to American womanhood";
         "woman is the glory of creation" [syn: woman]
      3: the status of a woman