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alderwoman

[awl-der-woo m-uh n]
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noun, plural al·der·wom·en.
  1. a woman who is a member of a municipal legislative body, especially of a municipal council.
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Origin of alderwoman

1550–60, for earlier sense; alder(man) + -woman

Usage note

See -woman.
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