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bargeman

[bahrj-muh n] /ˈbɑrdʒ mən/
noun, plural bargemen.
1.
one of the crew of a barge.
2.
a person who owns, manages, or captains a barge.
Also called, especially British, bargee
[bahr-jee] /bɑrˈdʒi/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1400-1450
1400-50, earlier in Anglo-Latin, Anglo-French; Middle English; see barge, man1
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British Dictionary definitions for bargeman

bargee

/bɑːˈdʒiː/
noun (pl) bargees, bargemen
1.
a person employed on or in charge of a barge
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