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ex-servicewoman

Syllabification: ex-serv·ice·wom·an

Definition of ex-servicewoman in English:

noun (plural ex-servicewomen)

British
A woman who was formerly a member of the armed forces.
Example sentences
  • She also served as chairman of the Ex-Servicewoman's Association, an organization which aimed to find suitable employment for demobilized women.
  • In 1946 a Brisbane headline shouted that ex-servicewomen were banned from marching on Anzac Day.
  • Some of these were ex-servicemen and ex-servicewomen who had fought in the campaigns of the Second World War.

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