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engineman

[en-juh n-man, -muh n] /ˈɛn dʒənˌmæn, -mən/
noun, plural enginemen
[en-juh n-men, -muh n] /ˈɛn dʒənˌmɛn, -mən/ (Show IPA)
1.
a person who operates or helps to operate an engine or locomotive.
Origin
1715-1725
1715-25; engine + man1
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Examples for engineman
  • Every time she notices him he shrinks from her inquiring look and signals the engineman to lower the elevator.

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