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misogynist

(mĭ-sŏj′ə-nĭst)
n.
One who hates or mistrusts women.

mi·sog′y·nis′tic (-ə-nĭs′tĭk), mi·sog′y·nous (-ə-nəs) adj.
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misogynist

(mĭs-ŏj′ĭ-nĭst) [″ + gyne, woman]
One who hates women.
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