n.1.An electress.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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(80) 'That the succession to the sovereignty of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and of the dominions thereto belonging after her most sacred majesty and in default of issue of her majesty be remain and continue to the most excellent Princess Sophia Electoress and Dutchess dowager of Hanover and the heirs of her body being protestants upon whom the crown of England is settled by an Act of Parliament [the Act of Settlement 1700]'.