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coadjutrix

play
noun, co·ad·ju·trix \ˌkō-ə-ˈjü-triks, kō-ˈa-jə-(ˌ)triks\

Definition of coadjutrix

plural coadjutrices play \ˌkō-ə-ˈjü-trə-ˌsēz, (ˌ)kō-ˌa-jə-ˈtrī-(ˌ)sēz\

  1. :  a woman who is a coadjutor



Origin of coadjutrix

New Latin, feminine of coadjutor


First Known Use: 1646


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