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headmistress

noun head·mis·tress \-ˌmis-trəs, -ˈmis-\

: a woman who is the head of a U.S. private school

: a woman who is the head of a British school

Full Definition of HEADMISTRESS

:  a woman heading the staff of a private school
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First Known Use of HEADMISTRESS

1872
HEADMISTRESS Defined for Kids

headmistress

noun head·mis·tress \ˈhed-ˌmi-strəs\

Definition of HEADMISTRESS for Kids

:  a woman who heads the staff of a private school

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