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markswoman

[mahrks-woo m-uh n] /ˈmɑrksˌwʊm ən/
noun, plural markswomen.
1.
a woman skilled in shooting at a mark; a woman who shoots well.
Origin of markswoman
1795-1805
1795-1805; mark1 + 's1 + -woman
Usage note
See -woman.
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  • She is not so infallible a markswoman, but that she might shoot at a crow and kill a pigeon.

    Maid Marian Thomas Love Peacock

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