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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Used as a name in legal proceedings to designate an unknown or unidentified woman or girl.
  • n. An average or ordinary woman.

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  • n. Female equivalent of John Doe.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an unknown or fictitious woman who is a party to legal proceedings


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