Feminine

Fem"i*nine

, n. 1. A woman. [Obs. or Colloq.]
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They guide the feminines toward the palace.
Hakluyt.
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2. (Gram.) Any one of those words which are the appellations of females, or which have the terminations usually found in such words; as, actress, songstress, abbess, executrix.
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There are but few true feminines in English.
Latham.
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