conductress

noun
con·​duc·​tress | \ kən-ˈdək-trəs How to pronounce conductress (audio) \

Definition of conductress

: a woman who is a conductor

First Known Use of conductress

1624, in the meaning defined above

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“Conductress.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/conductress. Accessed 3 Jun. 2020.

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conductress

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: a woman who is a conductor

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