churchwoman

noun
church·​wom·​an | \-ˌwu̇-mən \

Definition of churchwoman 

: a woman who is a member of a church

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Ruth was a lifelong member of the First Church of Christ in Wethersfield and active with the churchwomen for many years. Hartford Courant, courant.com, "Ruth M. Birmingham," 31 Jan. 2018

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1681, in the meaning defined above

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churchwoman

noun

English Language Learners Definition of churchwoman

: a woman who is a member of a church

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