noun, plural mailmen.
a person employed by the post office to deliver mail; mail carrier.

1860–65; mail1 + man1 Unabridged
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mailman (ˈmeɪlˌmæn)
n , pl -men
another name for postman

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Word Origin & History

1881, from mail (1) + man (n.).
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Example sentences
Over bad news when the mailman drops the letters in the creek.
She has already scanned the mailman's eyes and plans to scan the guy who loads
  snack machines.
Now he must be dead fifty years or more, buried in the mailman sweater.
Besides doing the job, it amuses her neighbors and the mailman, she says.
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