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doorman

[dawr-man, -muh n, dohr-] /ˈdɔrˌmæn, -mən, ˈdoʊr-/
noun, plural doormen
[dawr-men, -muh n, dohr-] /ˈdɔrˌmɛn, -mən, ˈdoʊr-/ (Show IPA)
1.
the door attendant of an apartment house, nightclub, etc., who acts as doorkeeper and may perform minor services for entering and departing residents or guests.
Origin of doorman
1855-1860
1855-60; door + man1
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doorman

/ˈdɔːˌmæn; -mən/
noun (pl) -men
1.
a man employed to attend the doors of certain buildings
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