MATRIFOCAL

describes a society in which the mother figure or mother of a family is central.

MATRIFOCAL: "In typically Eastern cultures, the mother is the focal point, therefore matrifocal point of the family."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MATRIFOCAL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/matrifocal/ (accessed August 8, 2020).
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