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addaword.gifdefinition of womenomics

noun
the idea that companies run by women, or with a lot of women in senior positions, are more likely to be successful, and to avoid the risk-taking which caused the banking crisis of 2008
Submitted by: Michael from United Kingdom on 24/06/2011 09:43:00
Definition of womenomics from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

mom jeans

a style of loose-fitting jeans with a high waist, often considered unfashionable

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