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Meaning of "patrifocality" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PATRIFOCALITY

patrifocality  [ˌpætrɪfəʊˈkælɪtɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PATRIFOCALITY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Patrifocality is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES PATRIFOCALITY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of patrifocality in the English dictionary

The definition of patrifocality in the dictionary is the system or fact of being patrifocal.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PATRIFOCALITY


classicality
ˌklæsɪˈkælɪtɪ
comicality
ˌkɒmɪˈkælɪtɪ
criticality
ˌkrɪtɪˈkælɪtɪ
cyclicality
ˌsɪklɪˈkælɪtɪ
cylindricality
sɪˌlɪndrɪˈkælɪtɪ
ethicality
ˌeθɪˈkælɪtɪ
grammaticality
ɡrəmætɪˈkælɪtɪ
illogicality
ɪˌlɒdʒɪˈkælɪtɪ
impracticality
ɪmˌpræktɪˈkælɪtɪ
locality
ləʊˈkælɪtɪ
musicality
ˌmjuːzɪˈkælɪtɪ
physicality
ˌfɪzɪˈkælɪtɪ
practicality
ˌpræktɪˈkælɪtɪ
radicality
ˌrædɪˈkælɪtɪ
technicality
ˌtɛknɪˈkælɪtɪ
theatricality
θɪˌætrɪˈkælɪtɪ
topicality
ˌtɒpɪˈkælɪtɪ
verticality
ˌvɜːtɪˈkælɪtɪ
vocality
vəʊˈkælɪtɪ
whimsicality
ˌwɪmzɪˈkælɪtɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PATRIFOCALITY

patriation
patrician
patricianly
patriciate
patricidal
patricide
Patrick
patriclinous
patrico
patrifocal
patrilineage
patrilineal
patrilineally
patrilinear
patrilinearly
patriliny
patrilocal
patrilocally
patrimonial
patrimonially

WORDS THAT END LIKE PATRIFOCALITY

ability
air quality
augmented reality
confidentiality
equality
functionality
homosexuality
hospitality
in reality
inequality
low-quality
mortality
municipality
nationality
originality
personality
quality
reality
sexuality
speciality
spirituality

Synonyms and antonyms of patrifocality in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «patrifocality» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PATRIFOCALITY

Find out the translation of patrifocality to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of patrifocality from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «patrifocality» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

patrifocality
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

patrifocality
570 millions of speakers

English

patrifocality
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

patrifocality
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

patrifocality
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

patrifocality
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

patrifocality
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

patrifocality
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

patrifocality
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kejujuran
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

patrifocality
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

patrifocality
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

patrifocality
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Patrifocality
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

patrifocality
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

patrifocality
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

आश्रय
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

patrifocality
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

patrifocality
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

patrifocality
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

patrifocality
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

patrifocality
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

patrifocality
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

patrifocality
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

patrifocality
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

patrifocality
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of patrifocality

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PATRIFOCALITY»

The term «patrifocality» is barely ever used and occupies the 207.712 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PATRIFOCALITY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «patrifocality» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «patrifocality» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about patrifocality

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PATRIFOCALITY»

Discover the use of patrifocality in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to patrifocality and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Past, Present and Future of Research in the Information Society
Patrifocality? Our work addresses the manner in which the Internet affects the constraints on women pursuing scientific careers in Kerala, India and how this impact has changed over the past decade. We examined 90 face-to-face interviews ...
Wesley Shrum, Keith Benson, Wiebe Bijker, 2007
2
New Infrastructures for Knowledge Production: Understanding ...
Our focus here is a second overarching feature of the Indian system, which has been described as “patrifocality.” While extended discussions may be found in Mukhopadhyay and Seymour (1994) and Subrahmanyan (1998), the significant ...
Christine Hine, 2006
3
Women and Slavery: Africa, the Indian Ocean world, and the ...
A tendency toward patrifocality among gens de couleur of Indian ancestry or origin may be likewise be inferred from the fact that individual men received 64.6 percent of the eighty-two grants and sales made to members of this particular ...
Gwyn Campbell, Suzanne Miers, Joseph Calder Miller, 2007
4
The Western Métis: Profile of a People
An implication for readers of Brown's book is whether matrifocality rather than patrifocality would explain the appearance of the Métis. Were the Métis the cultural product of children enculturated apart from the band in a family in which the wife ...
Patrick C. Douaud, 2007
5
Subjectivity in Asian Children’s Literature and Film: Global ...
Patrifocality, as defined by Mukhopadhyay and Seymour, is a kinship and family structure that may take various forms but always implies the subordination of individual goals and interests to the welfare of the larger family; patrilineal ...
John Stephens, 2012
6
Communication Yearbook 33
themore individualist choicewithin U.S.culture,Guptaand Sharma(2002)argued that womeninIndianculture experience patrifocality (Mukhopadhyay & Seymour, 1994; Subrahmanyan,1998), a system that givesprecedence to meninthe ...
Christina S. Beck, 2009
7
How to Read Ethnography
The patrifocality or matrifocality of a family structure cannot be defined by reference to the domestic organisation only, since, as we have already seen, the family structure includes relations between households as well as within them and is ...
Huon Wardle, Paloma Gay y Blasco, 2007
8
Strangers in Blood: Fur Trade Company Families in Indian Country
merit its own term — patrifocality — whereby fathers involved themselves in considerable social, economic, and emotional commitments toward the proper upbringing, education, and placement of offspring. Such fathers were not necessarily ...
Jennifer S. H. Brown, 1996
9
Women Scientists in the Third World: The Indian Experience
In Chapter 3, I explored within a framework of patrifocality some of the factors that contributed to the choice of science as a specialization by a group of academic women scientists. In this chapter, I extend this idea of patrifocality to the factors ...
Lalita Subrahmanyan, 1998
10
The family in the Caribbean: proceedings of the Second ...
These alternative possibilities may be referred to as patrifocality, matrifocality and relative equality of the sexes. All three are to be found in specific situations in the Caribbean. In three generational households there are at least six categories ...
Stanford Neil Gerber, 1973

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Patrifocality [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/patrifocality>. Apr 2020 ».
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