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post·wom·an

 (pōst′wo͝om′ən)
n.
A woman who carries and delivers mail. Also called mailwoman.
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postwoman

(ˈpəʊstwʊmən)
n, pl -women
(Professions) a woman who carries and delivers mail as a profession
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
Translations
pošťačka
kvindeligt postbud
postinkantaja
poštarica
女性郵便配達人
여자 우편집배원
poštarka
kvinnlig brevbärare
ไปรษณีย์หญิง
nữ nhân viên đưa thư

postwoman

[ˈpəʊstˌwʊmən] N (postwomen (pl)) (Brit) → cartera 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

postwoman

[ˈpəʊstwʊmən] nfactrice f
She's a postwoman → Elle est factrice.
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

postwoman

n (esp Brit) → Briefträgerin f, → Postbotin f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

postwoman

سَاعِيةُ البَرِيد pošťačka kvindeligt postbud Postbotin γυναίκα ταχυδρόμος cartera postinkantaja factrice poštarica postina 女性郵便配達人 여자 우편집배원 postbode postbud listonoszka mulher que trabalha como carteiro почтальонша kvinnlig brevbärare ไปรษณีย์หญิง kadın postacı nữ nhân viên đưa thư 女邮递员
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