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  • n. Plural form of othermother.

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Examples

  • Black communities typically emphasize not only the responsibility of “bloodmothers” for their own children but also of what Collins calls othermothers ” grandmothers, sisters, aunts, neighbors and “fictive mothers” who view the children of the community as “our” children (1995, 131).

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