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vicomtesse

[vee-kawn-tes] /vi kɔ̃ˈtɛs/
noun, plural vicomtesses
[vee-kawn-tes] /vi kɔ̃ˈtɛs/ (Show IPA)
1.
the wife or widow of a vicomte; a French viscountess.
Origin
< French, equivalent to vicomte viscount + -esse -ess
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vicomte

/French vikɔ̃t/
noun
1.
a French noble holding a rank corresponding to that of a British viscount or viscountess
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