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house·wife / ˈhousˌwīf/ • n. (pl. -wives) 1. a married woman whose main occupation is caring for her family, managing household affairs, and doing housework. 2. / ˈhəzif/ a small case for needles, thread, and other small sewing items. DERIVATIVES: house·wife·ly adj. house·wif·er·y / -ˌwīfərē/ n.

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