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 for adulteress
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Adulteress \A*dul"ter*ess\, n. [Fem. from L. adulter. Cf.
     Advoutress.]
     1. A woman who commits adultery.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. (Script.) A woman who violates her religious engagements.
        --James iv. 4.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  adulteress
      n 1: a woman adulterer [syn: adulteress, fornicatress,
           hussy, jade, loose woman, slut, strumpet,
           trollop]

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