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<s_inf>pun on 独女, (abbr. of 独身女性)</s_inf>
<gloss>single woman</gloss>
<audit time="2012-06-22 13:36:39" stat="A" unap="true">
<audit time="2012-06-23 00:20:36" stat="A">
<upd_name>Jim Breen</upd_name>
<upd_email>...address hidden...</upd_email>
<upd_detl>Better to put in an entry for the full form and note this is an abbreviation. It's a common ABCD-&gt;AD formation. Certainly not a pun, unless you regard 独身女性 as a pun.</upd_detl>
<upd_diff>@@ -13,0 +13,2 @@
+&lt;xref type="see" seq="2724970"&gt;独身女性&lt;/xref&gt;
@@ -15,1 +17,0 @@
-&lt;s_inf&gt;short for/pun on 独身女性&lt;/s_inf&gt;
@@ -17,0 +18,1 @@
<audit time="2012-06-23 19:30:43" stat="A" unap="true">
<upd_detl>It's a pun because "doku" is spelt "毒".</upd_detl>
<audit time="2012-06-23 23:38:48" stat="A">
<upd_name>Jim Breen</upd_name>
<upd_email>...address hidden...</upd_email>
<upd_detl>I think the punning is more on 独女 (独り女), which I have just added. They really can't be merged, as the main reading of 独女 is ひとりおんな.</upd_detl>
<upd_diff>@@ -12,2 +12,1 @@
-&lt;xref type="see" seq="2140600"&gt;毒男&lt;/xref&gt;
-&lt;xref type="see" seq="2724970"&gt;独身女性&lt;/xref&gt;
+&lt;xref type="see" seq="2725030"&gt;独女&lt;/xref&gt;
@@ -17,0 +16,1 @@
+&lt;s_inf&gt;pun on 独女&lt;/s_inf&gt;</upd_diff>
<audit time="2012-06-26 18:08:09" stat="A" unap="true">
both 実用日本語表現辞典 and hatena say it's short for 独身女性 
(though hatena only gives "どくおんな")
"毒女" "dokujo" 1,340 件
"毒女" "dokuonna" 1,710 件
"毒女" "どくじょ"  3,740 件
"毒女" "どくおんな" 388 件
The first hit for 毒女 (毒女ニュース) is read どくじょ, apparent 
from their twitter:!/DokujoNews</upd_refs>
<upd_diff>@@ -7,0 +7,3 @@
@@ -17,1 +20,1 @@
-&lt;s_inf&gt;pun on 独女&lt;/s_inf&gt;
+&lt;s_inf&gt;pun on 独女, short for 独身女性&lt;/s_inf&gt;</upd_diff>
<audit time="2012-06-27 12:55:48" stat="A">
<upd_name>Jim Breen</upd_name>
<upd_email>...address hidden...</upd_email>
<upd_diff>@@ -17,1 +17,0 @@
@@ -20,1 +19,1 @@
-&lt;s_inf&gt;pun on 独女, short for 独身女性&lt;/s_inf&gt;
+&lt;s_inf&gt;pun on 独女, (abbr. of 独身女性)&lt;/s_inf&gt;</upd_diff>

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