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Widowhood

Wid´ow`hood
n.1.The state of being a widow; the time during which a woman is widow; also, rarely, the state of being a widower.
Johnson clung to her memory during a widowhood of more than thirty years.
- Leslie Stephen.
2.Estate settled on a widow.
Noun1.widowhood - the time of a woman's life when she is a widow
2.widowhood - the state of being a widow who has not remarried

WIDOWHOOD. The state of a man whose wife is dead or of a woman whose husband is dead. In general there is no law to regulate the time during which a man must remain a widower, or a woman a widow, before they marry a second time. The term widowhood is mostly applied to the state or condition of a widow.

time of life
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