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godmother n : any woman who serves as a sponsor for a child at baptism

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godmother (plural godmothers)
  1. A woman present at the christening of a baby who promises to help raise the child in a Christian manner; a female godparent who sponsors the baptism of a child.


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A godmother is a female godparent.
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