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messman

[mes-muh n] /ˈmɛs mən/
noun, plural messmen. Naval.
1.
an enlisted person who serves in the messroom.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; mess + -man
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  • Restricted to the position of messman, he received no gunnery training.

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