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businesswomannoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈbɪz.nɪsˌwʊm.ən/ (plural -women uk   /-wɪmɪn/ us   )
A2 a woman who ​works in ​business, ​especially one who has a high ​position in a ​company: She's a good/​shrewd businesswoman.

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(Definition of businesswoman from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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businesswomannoun [C]

 us   /ˈbɪz·nəsˌwʊm·ən, -nəz-/ (plural -women  /ˈbɪz·nəsˌwɪm·ən, -nəz-/ ) female
a woman who ​works in ​business, esp. one with a ​job in a ​company
(Definition of businesswoman from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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businesswomannoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈbɪznɪsˌwʊmən/ (plural businesswomen)
a woman who ​works in ​business, especially one with an important ​position in a ​company or who ​owns her own ​company: We ​organizenetworkinglunches for businesswomen throughout the city.
a woman who understands a lot about ​business and making ​money: a good/​shrewd businesswoman
(Definition of businesswoman from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “businesswoman”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指公司高层的)商界女性, 女实业家…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指公司高層的)商界女性, 女實業家…
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