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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Wifehood \Wife"hood\, n. [AS. wifh[=a]d.] [1913 Webster] 1. Womanhood. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster] 2. The state of being a wife; the character of a wife. [1913 Webster]