house men


[hous-man, -muhn]
noun, plural housemen [hous-men, -muhn] .
a male servant who performs general duties in a home, hotel, etc.
a man employed to maintain order, as in a bar or gambling casino; bouncer.
one who represents the management in a gambling house.
British. a medical intern at a hospital.

1790–1800; house + man1 Unabridged
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houseman (ˈhaʊsmən)
n , pl -men
med US and Canadian equivalent: intern a junior doctor who is a member of the medical staff of a hospital

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