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cadette

[kuh-det] /kəˈdɛt/
noun
1.
(initial capital letter). Also called Cadette scout. a member of the Girl Scouts from 12 through 14 years of age.
2.
Australian. a female government employee, especially a woman appointed to civil service.
Origin
1670-1680
1670-80; cad(et) + -ette
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