inclusive language

/ɪnˌklusɪv ˈlæŋgwɪdʒ/ (say in.kloohsiv 'langgwij)

non-sexist language viewed as including women in a hitherto male-dominated society, the attitudes of which were embedded in the language.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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