from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A woman doorkeeper or porter, especially in a convent.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. a female porter (person in control of the entrance to a building)
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A female porter.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See porteress.
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