Definition of procuratrix in US English:

procuratrix

noun

  • 1A female procurator or agent. Compare factrix. Now historical and rare.

  • 2A nun who has responsibility for the temporal, especially financial, affairs of a nunnery. Compare "procurator". Now historical.

Origin

Late 16th century. From classical Latin prōcūrātrīx female superintendent, feminine form corresponding to prōcūrātor; compare -trix.

Pronunciation

procuratrix

/ˌprɒkjʊˈreɪtrɪks/