forewoman

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noun fore·wom·an \ˈfȯr-ˌwu̇-mən\

Definition of forewoman

  1. :  a woman who is a foreman

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First Known Use of forewoman

1620


FOREWOMAN Defined for English Language Learners

forewoman

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Definition of forewoman for English Language Learners

  • : a woman who is the leader of a jury


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