clergywoman

noun
cler·​gy·​wom·​an | \ ˈklər-jē-ˌwu̇-mən How to pronounce clergywoman (audio) \

Definition of clergywoman

: a woman who is a member of the clergy

First Known Use of clergywoman

1673, in the meaning defined above

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“Clergywoman.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/clergywoman. Accessed 20 January 2020.

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clergywoman

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How to pronounce clergywoman (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of clergywoman

: a woman who is a member of the clergy especially in a Christian church

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