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yachtswoman

[yots-woo m-uh n] /ˈyɒtsˌwʊm ən/
noun, plural yachtswomen.
1.
a woman who owns or sails a yacht, or who is devoted to yachting.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; yacht + 's1 + -woman
Usage note
See -woman.
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  • Hugh in time became a clever yachtswoman and a skillful whip.
British Dictionary definitions for yachtswoman

yachtsman

/ˈjɒtsmən/
noun (pl) -men, -women
1.
a person who sails a yacht or yachts
Derived Forms
yachtsmanship, noun
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