servicewoman

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noun ser·vice·wom·an \ˈsər-vəs-ˌwu̇-mən\

Definition of servicewoman

  1. :  a woman who is a member of the armed forces

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First Known Use of servicewoman

1943


SERVICEWOMAN Defined for English Language Learners

servicewoman

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noun

Definition of servicewoman for English Language Learners

  • : a woman who is a member of the military


SERVICEWOMAN Defined for Kids

servicewoman

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noun ser·vice·wom·an \ˈsər-vəs-ˌwu̇-mən\

Definition of servicewoman for Students

plural

servicewomen

\-ˌwi-mən\
  1. :  a woman who is a member of the armed forces


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