Sextoness \Sex"ton*ess\, n. A female sexton; a sexton's wife. [1913 Webster]

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  • sextoness — noun A female sexton …   Wiktionary

  • sextoness — sex·ton·ess …   English syllables

  • sextoness — nə̇s noun ( es) Etymology: Middle English sexteynesse, sextenesse, from secresteyn, sekesteyn, sexteyn, sexten sexton + esse ess : a female sexton …   Useful english dictionary

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