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Related to townswoman: trollop
1. A woman who is a resident of a town.
2. A woman who is a fellow resident of one's town.
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n., pl. -wom•en.
1. a female native or inhabitant of a town.
2. a female native or inhabitant of one's own or the same town.
usage: See -woman.
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