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First published 2001 (DOST Vol. X).

Testatrix, n. [e.m.E. testatrix (1591), late L. testatrix.] A woman who makes a will. — 1583 Edinb. Test. XII 157b.
Hir body to be bureit … thair to remane to the vniuersall resurrectioun quhilk the said testatrix … abydis
1592 Edinb. Test. XXIX 87.

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