administratrix

[ad-min-uh-strey-triks, ad-min-uh-, ad-min-uh-strey-]
noun, plural administratrices [ad-min-uh-strey-truh-seez, -struh-trahy-seez] . Law.
a woman who is an administrator.

Origin:
1620–30; < Medieval Latin administrātrix, feminine of administrator; see -trix


See -trix.
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administrator (ədˈmɪnɪˌstreɪtə)
 
n
1.  a person who administers the affairs of an organization, official body, etc
2.  property law a person authorized to manage an estate, esp when the owner has died intestate or without having appointed executors
3.  a person who manages a computer system
 
adminis'tratrix
 
fem n

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She was appointed administratrix by order of the probate court by an order entered that same day.
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