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Definition of housekeeper noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    housekeeper

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    noun
    NAmE//ˈhaʊsˌkipər//
     
     
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  1. 1a person, usually a woman, whose job is to manage the shopping, cooking, cleaning, etc. in a house or an institution
  2. 2a person whose job is to manage the cleaning of rooms in a hotel
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: housekeeper