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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 dam·sel /ˈdæmzəl/
 年輕女人,閨女

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Dam·sel n.
 1. A young person, either male or female, of noble or gentle extraction; as, Damsel Pepin; Damsel Richard, Prince of Wales. [Obs.]
 2. A young unmarried woman; a girl; a maiden.
 With her train of damsels she was gone,
 In shady walks the scorching heat to shun.   --Dryden.
 Sometimes a troop of damsels glad, . . .
 Goes by to towered Camelot.   --Tennyson.
 3. Milling An attachment to a millstone spindle for shaking the hopper.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 damsel
      n : a young unmarried woman [syn: demoiselle, damoiselle, damosel,
           damozel]