legislatress

noun
leg·is·la·tress | \¦lejə̇¦slā‧trə̇s\
variants: or less commonly legislatrix \-ā‧triks \
plural legislatresses\-rə̇sə̇z \ also legislatrixes\-ksə̇z \ or legislatrices\ˌ⸗⸗ˈslā‧trəˌsēz, -slə‧ˈtrī(ˌ)sēz \

Definition of legislatress 

old-fashioned

: a woman who makes laws : a female member of a legislative body

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History and Etymology for legislatress

legislatress from legislator + -ess; legislatrix from legislator, after such pairs as English executor : executrix

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