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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Forewoman  \Fore"wom`an\,  n.;  pl  {Forewomen}. 
  A  woman  who  is  chief;  a  woman  who  has  charge  of  the  work  or 
  workers  in  a  shop  or  other  place  a  head  woman.  --Tatler. 
  --W.  Besant. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  forewoman 
  n  1:  a  woman  who  is  foreperson  of  a  jury  [syn:  {forelady}] 
  2:  a  woman  in  charge  of  a  group  of  workers 




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