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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
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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