executrix

noun
ex·​ec·​u·​trix | \ ig-ˈze-k(y)ə-(ˌ)triks How to pronounce executrix (audio) \
plural executrices\ ig-​ˌze-​k(y)ə-​ˈtrī-​(ˌ)sēz How to pronounce executrices (audio) \ or executrixes\ ig-​ˈze-​k(y)ə-​ˌtrik-​səz How to pronounce executrixes (audio) \

Definition of executrix

: a woman who is an executor

First Known Use of executrix

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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executrix

noun
ex·​ec·​u·​trix | \ ig-ˈze-kyə-ˌtriks How to pronounce executrix (audio) \
plural executrices\ -​ˌze-​kyə-​ˈtrī-​ˌsēz How to pronounce executrices (audio) \ or executrixes\ -​ˈze-​kyə-​ˌtrik-​səz How to pronounce executrixes (audio) \

Legal Definition of executrix

: a woman who is an executor

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