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ser·vice·wom·an

 (sûr′vĭs-wo͝om′ən)
n.
1. A woman who is a member of the armed forces.
2. also service woman A woman whose work is the maintenance and repair of equipment.

servicewoman

(ˈsɜːvɪswʊmən)
n, pl -women (-ˈwɪmɪn)
1. (Military) a woman who serves in the armed services of a country
2. (Professions) a woman employed to service and maintain equipment

serv•ice•wom•an

(ˈsɜr vɪsˌwʊm ən)

n., pl. -wom•en.
a woman who is a member of the armed forces.
[1940–45]
usage: See -woman.
Translations
vojákyně
soldat
naissotilas
pripadnica oružanih snaga
女性軍人
여군
kvinnlig militär
สตรีที่รับราชการทหาร
nữ quân nhân

servicewoman

[ˈsɜːvɪsˌwʊmən] N (servicewomen (pl)) → (mujer) militar f

servicewoman

[ˈsɜːrvɪswʊmən] nmilitaire f

servicewoman

جُنْديّة vojákyně soldat Militärangehörige γυναίκα στρατιωτικός soldado naissotilas militaire pripadnica oružanih snaga militare 女性軍人 여군 vrouwelijke militair servicetekniker kobieta służąca w wojsku militar военнослужащая kvinnlig militär สตรีที่รับราชการทหาร ordu mensubu nữ quân nhân 现役女军人
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