English syllables. 2014.

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  • adult male — noun an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman) there were two women and six men on the bus • Syn: ↑man • Ant: ↑woman (for: ↑man) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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