ma"tri*arch(?), n. [L. mater mother + -arch.] 1. The mother and ruler of a family or of her descendants; a ruler by maternal right.
2. A woman who dominates or is the most important member of a group or organization; in businesses, often the founder or owner of the largest interest.
3. A venerated old woman.
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