Meaning of “churchwoman” in the English Dictionary

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"churchwoman" in British English

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churchwomannoun [ C ]

uk /ˈtʃɜːtʃˌwʊm.ən/ us /ˈtʃɝːtʃˌwʊm.ən/ plural -women uk /-wɪmɪn/ us

a woman who is actively involved in the Church or who is a priest or official in the Church

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