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assemblywoman

[uh-sem-blee-woom-uhn]
noun, plural assemblywomen.
(sometimes initial capital letter) a woman who is a member of a legislative assembly, especially a member of the lower house of the legislature in certain states of the U.S.

Origin:
1965–70, Americanism; assembly(man) + woman


See -woman.
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