laywoman

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noun lay·wom·an \ˈlā-ˌwu̇-mən\

Definition of laywoman

  1. :  a woman who is a member of the laity

1529

First Known Use of laywoman

1529


LAYWOMAN Defined for English Language Learners

laywoman

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noun lay·wom·an \ˈlā-ˌwu̇-mən\

Definition of laywoman for English Language Learners

  • : a woman who belongs to a religion but is not a member of the clergy


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