Pronunciation: (froi'līn; Eng. froi'līn or, often, frô'-, frou'-), [key]
—pl. Fräu•lein. Eng. Fräu•leins. German.
1. an unmarried woman.
2. the conventional German title of respect and term of address for an unmarried woman, corresponding to Miss.
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