Definition of ex-servicewoman in English:

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Pronunciation: /eksˈsərvisˌwo͝omən/

noun (plural ex-servicewomen)

A woman who was formerly a member of the armed forces.
Example sentences
  • Some of these were ex-servicemen and ex-servicewomen who had fought in the campaigns of the Second World War.
  • They don't have to be ex-servicewomen, although they will be made very welcome.
  • The charity also invites all ex-servicewomen to attend a luncheon at the club following the main ceremony.

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Syllabification: ex-serv·ice·wom·an

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