noun, plural coun·try·wom·en.
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
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A few moments back, as I stood shivering beneath the storm, I little thought that I should owe my rescue to a countrywoman.The Daltons, Volume I (of II)|Charles James Lever
"The poor crathur's nigh murthered wid him intirely," said a countrywoman from the street.The Struggles of Brown, Jones, and Robinson|Anthony Trollope
Gertrud Van Hollbell, her countrywoman and bosom friend, rose at last, and went and put her arms round her.Tales From Scottish Ballads|Elizabeth W. Grierson
She guessed my thoughts, and said, smilingly, that it was a present from the countrywoman.The Memoires of Casanova, Complete|Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
This lady, it seems, had not curiosity enough to look for the name of her own countrywoman.The New Magdalen|Wilkie Collins