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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A female member of a municipal legislative body, esp. of a municipal council.

Usage examples (37)
  • Political experience: First-term alderwoman; member of Improvement
  • It's not an older alderwoman he gets to push around.
  • We'll talk to the neighborhood's alderwoman about what is going on there.
  • She then served as a Chicago city alderwoman for the 49th Ward, 1975-1979. for more
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