[ ad-min-uh-strey-triks, ad-min-uh-, ad-min-uh-strey- ]
/ ædˌmɪn əˈstreɪ trɪks, ˌæd mɪn ə-, ædˈmɪn əˌstreɪ- /
noun, plural ad·min·is·tra·tri·ces [ad-min-uh-strey-truh-seez, -struh-trahy-seez] /ædˌmɪn əˈstreɪ trəˌsiz, -strəˈtraɪ siz/. Law.
a woman who is an administrator.
- administrative law,
- administrative leave,
- administrative segregation,
- administrative-law judge,
- admirable bolete,
- admirable crichton, the,
Origin of administratrix
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019
Examples from the Web for administratrix
This person is called the administrator, or, if a woman, the administratrix.Mary Erskine|Jacob Abbott
He managed to put this off till his death, after which his widow and administratrix was sued for dilapidations.The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman|Laurence Sterne