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[sawrdz-woo m-uh n, sohrdz-]
noun, plural swords·wom·en.
  1. a female who uses or is skilled in the use of a sword.
  2. a female fencer.
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  • True, Nell ofttimes had fenced with the King and knew his wrist, but she was no swordswoman now.

    Mistress Nell

    George C. Hazelton, Jr.