oarswoman


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oars·wom·an

 (ôrz′wo͝om′ən)
n.
A woman who rows, especially an expert in rowing; a rower.
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oarswoman

(ˈɔːzwʊmən)
n, pl -women
(Rowing) a woman who rows, esp one who rows in a racing boat
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.oarswoman - a woman oarsman
oarsman, rower - someone who rows a boat
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Translations

oarswoman

[ˈɔːzˌwʊmən] N (oarswomen (pl)) → remera f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

oarswoman

[ˈɔːrzwʊmən] n (SPORT)rameuse f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

oarswoman

[ˈɔːzwʊmən] n (-women (pl)) → rematrice f (Sport) → vogatrice f
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