Definition of administratrix in English:

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administratrix

Pronunciation: /ədˌmɪnɪˈstreɪtrɪks/

noun (plural administratrixes, administratrices /ədˌmɪnɪˈstrɪsiːz/)

Law
A female administrator of an estate.
Example sentences
  • The administratrix testified about gifts made or not made by John to his children before his death as follows.
  • He subsequently died and his mother continued his proceedings for medical negligence as administratrix of his estate.
  • The administratrices had not obtained a grant of administration by the time the action started.
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