One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Attributive, especially in "Greenham woman" and variants: designating any of the women who established a women's peace camp at Greenham Common in 1981 to protest against the deployment of nuclear weapons at the United States airbases there and elsewhere.
1980s; earliest use found in The Guardian. From the name of GreenhamCommon in Berkshire, southern England.
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.