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laywoman

lay·wom·an

laywoman

 
pronunciation:
leI wU mn
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
inflections: laywomen
definition 1: a woman who is a member of a religious congregation but not of the clergy.
definition 2: a woman who is an outsider and unskilled with respect to a particular profession, esp. medicine or law.
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