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Etymology of the Word "Girl":
The English word “girl” was initially used to describe a young person of either sex. It was not until the beginning of the sixteenth century that the term was used specifically to describe a female child.

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Five Things I’ve Learned Working With A Women-Dominated Engineering Team

During his career, Michael Harroun noticed about a 10:1 ratio of men to women in the tech startup space. But after building and managing a team that is 70 percent women, he believes success lies in reducing that ratio.»  Link to the original article