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patriarchy

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patriarchy/ˈpeɪtriˌɑɚki/noun
pluralpatriarchies
patriarchy
/ˈpeɪtriˌɑɚki/
noun
pluralpatriarchies
Learner's definition of PATRIARCHY  
[count] : a family, group, or government controlled by a man or a group of men
[noncount] : a social system in which family members are related to each other through their fathers
— compare matriarchy
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