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inquisitress

[in-kwiz-i-tris] /ɪnˈkwɪz ɪ trɪs/
noun
1.
a woman who makes an inquisition.
Origin of inquisitress
1720-1730
1720-30; inquisit(o)r + -ess
Usage note
See -ess.
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