from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A woman who has made a legally valid will before death.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A woman who makes and leaves a will at death; a female testator.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A woman who makes a will or testament; a woman who has made a will or testament and dies leaving it in force.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a female testator
Latin, feminine of testātor, testator; see testator.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Late Latin testatrix, feminine of Latin testator ("one who makes a will"); see testator. (Wiktionary)