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A woman who lives on the frontier.
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n, pl -women
(formerly) a woman living on a frontier, esp in a newly pioneered territory of the US
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|Noun||1.||frontierswoman - a woman who lives on the frontier|
pioneer - one the first colonists or settlers in a new territory; "they went west as pioneers with only the possessions they could carry with them"
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