dairymaid

[dair-ee-meyd]

Origin of dairymaid

First recorded in 1590–1600; dairy + maid
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dairymaid

noun
  1. (esp formerly) a girl or woman who works in a dairy, esp one who milks cows and makes butter and cheese on a farm
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