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needlewoman

[need-l-woo m-uh n] /ˈnid lˌwʊm ən/
noun, plural needlewomen.
1.
a woman who does needlework.
Origin of needlewoman
1605-1615
First recorded in 1605-15; needle + woman
Usage note
See -woman.
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needlewoman

/ˈniːdəlˌwʊmən/
noun (pl) -women
1.
a woman who does needlework; seamstress
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