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imperatrix Line breaks: im¦per|atrix
Pronunciation: /ɪmpəˈrɑːtrɪks/

Definition of imperatrix in English:

noun (plural imperatrices ɪmpəˈrɑːtrɪsiːz)

rare
An empress.
Example sentences
  • The flowing purple robes, embroidered with gold, and the glittering diadem that crowned her raven tresses, imparted to the beautiful republican the imposing appearance of an Imperatrix.
  • In some documents of this period she is identified as an Imperatrix.
  • She was an executive woman, quick of tongue and something of an imperatrix.

Origin

Early 17th century: Latin, feminine of imperator (see imperator).

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