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Overview of noun distaff

The noun distaff has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. distaff

(the sphere of work by women)

2. distaff

(the staff on which wool or flax is wound before spinning)


Overview of adj distaff

The adj distaff has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. female, distaff

(characteristic of or peculiar to a woman; "female sensitiveness"; "female suffrage")

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