Definition of propagatrix in English:

propagatrix

noun

  • A female propagator.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Robert Baillie (1599–1662), Church of Scotland minister and author. From classical Latin propāgāt-, prōpāgāt-, past participial stem of propāgāre, prōpāgāre propagate + -trix, after propagator.

Pronunciation

propagatrix

/ˌprɒpəˈɡeɪtrɪks//ˈprɒpəɡətrɪks/