conductress

noun con·duc·tress \ kən-ˈdək-trəs \

Definition of conductress

: a woman who is a conductor

First Known Use of conductress

1624


CONDUCTRESS Defined for English Language Learners

conductress

noun

Definition of conductress for English Language Learners

  • : a woman who is a conductor


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