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bookman

[boo k-muh n, -man] /ˈbʊk mən, -ˌmæn/
noun, plural bookmen
[boo k-muh n, -men] /ˈbʊk mən, -ˌmɛn/ (Show IPA)
1.
a studious or learned man; scholar.
2.
a person whose occupation is selling or publishing books.
Origin
1575-1585
1575-85; book + -man
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