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conductress

[kuh n-duhk-tris] /kənˈdʌk trɪs/
noun
1.
a woman who conducts; a female leader, guide, director, or manager.
2.
a woman who is employed as a conductor on a bus, train, or other public conveyance.
Origin of conductress
1615-1625
1615-25; conduct(o)r + -ess
Usage note
See -ess.
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