workwoman

noun
work·​wom·​an | \ ˈwərk-ˌwu̇-mən How to pronounce workwoman (audio) \

Definition of workwoman

: a woman who works

First Known Use of workwoman

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Workwoman.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/workwomen. Accessed 16 December 2019.

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