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[pan-tree-muh n] /ˈpæn tri mən/
noun, plural pantrymen.
a person who works in or has charge of a pantry, as aboard ship or in a hospital.
Origin of pantryman
1555-65; pantry + -man Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • He was uneasy in his borrowed clothes—he had surrendered his own garments to a pantryman who had volunteered to dry them.

    Blow The Man Down Holman Day
  • It was in a swell hotel run by an Englishman and Billy was installed as pantryman.

  • If the customers complains that the fork got on it a piece Bismarck herring, that is from the pantryman a Schuld.

    The Competitive Nephew Montague Glass

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