aviatrix

/ay'vee ay"triks, av'ee-/, n., pl. aviatrices /-ay"treuh seez', -euh truy"seez/.
a woman who is a pilot; aviator.
Also, aviatress, aviatrice /ay"vee ay'tris/.
[1925-30; AVIAT(OR) + -TRIX]
Usage. See -trix.

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