The definition of a woman is an adult female human.(noun)
An example of a woman is Michelle Obama.
See woman in Webster's New World College Dictionary
noun pl. women
Origin: ME wumman < OE wimmann < wifmann < wif, female, wife + mann, human being, man: rounding of vowel due to infl. of the initial w-
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noun pl. wom·en (wĭmˈĭn)
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old English wimman
Origin: , variant of wīfman
Origin: : wīf, woman; see ghwībh- in Indo-European roots
Origin: + man, person; see man.
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