progenitrix

noun
pro·​gen·​i·​trix | \ -nə‧triks \
variants: or less commonly progenitress \ -​rə̇s \
plural progenitrices\ prōˌjenə‧ˈtrī¦sēz \ also progenitresses

Definition of progenitrix

: a female progenitor

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History and Etymology for progenitrix

Late Latin, feminine of Latin progenitor

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“Progenitrix.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/progenitrix. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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