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laundrywoman

[lawn-dree-woo m-uh n, lahn-] /ˈlɔn driˌwʊm ən, ˈlɑn-/
noun, plural laundrywomen.
1.
2.
a woman who works in or operates a laundry.
3.
a woman who collects and delivers laundry.
Origin of laundrywoman
1860-1865
First recorded in 1860-65; laundry + woman
Usage note
See -woman.
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British Dictionary definitions for laundry-woman

laundrywoman

/ˈlɔːndrɪwʊmən/
noun (pl) -women
1.
a woman who collects or delivers laundry
2.
a woman who works in a laundry
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