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heroinenoun [C]

uk   /ˈher.əʊ.ɪn/  us   /-oʊ-/
a woman who is ​admired for having done something very ​brave or having ​achieved something ​great the ​mainfemalecharacter in a ​book or ​film who is usually good: the heroine of her ​latestnovel a woman who you ​admire very much
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