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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Agriculture, Occupations
dairymaiddai‧ry‧maid /ˈdeərimeɪd $ ˈder-/ noun [countable]  TABOa woman who worked in a dairy in the past
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dairymaidBut soon it was clear that the dairyman did not want so many dairymaids at this time of year.He learnt from Izz that, of the other dairymaids, Retty had become ill, and Marian had started drinking.She would simply be the dairymaid Tess, and nothing more.All the dairy people watched them leave, and Clare kissed the dairymaids goodbye.Tess discovered that only two or three of the dairymaids slept in the house, besides herself.
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