executrix - definition and synonyms

noun [countable] legal  /ɪɡˈzekjʊtrɪks/
singularexecutrix
pluralexecutrices
  1. a woman who arranges for the instructions of a dead person’s will to be followed

    The actor appointed his long-term girlfriend as the executrix of his will.

    This meaning is based on one submitted to the Open Dictionary from United Kingdom on 20/02/2014
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