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a woman hired to do cleaning
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chairwoman – presiding officer of a meeting, board, or committee
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A woman hired to do cleaning or similar work, usually in a large building.
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n, pl -women
(Professions) Brit a woman who is hired to clean, tidy, etc, in a house or office
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n., pl. -wom•en.
a woman hired to do general cleaning, as in an office.
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|Noun||1.||charwoman - a human female employed to do housework; "the char will clean the carpet"; "I have a woman who comes in four hours a day while I write"|
cleaner - someone whose occupation is cleaning
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