feme covert

noun
feme cov·​ert | \femˈkəvərt, fēm-, -kōv-\
variants: or less commonly femme couverte \ˌfemküˈve(ə)rt \
plural femes covert also femmes couvertes\-​mz(ˈ)k-​ \

Definition of feme covert 

law

: a married woman distinguished from feme sole

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