Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A female collector.

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Examples

  • a collectress of relics as the D--- s of P. is of profane curiosities, first routed them out: then they were packed off to Rome.

    Dreams, Waking Thoughts, and Incidents

  • It seems the holy Empress Helena, as great a collectress of relics as the D ” - s of P. is of profane curiosities, first routed them out: then they were packed off to Rome.

    Dreams Waking Thoughts and Incidents

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