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quarryman

[kwawr-ee-muh n, kwor-] /ˈkwɔr i mən, ˈkwɒr-/
noun, plural quarrymen.
1.
a person who quarries stone; quarrier.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; quarry1 + -man
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British Dictionary definitions for quarry men

quarryman

/ˈkwɒrɪmən/
noun (pl) -men
1.
a man who works in or manages a quarry
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Word Origin and History for quarry men

quarryman

n.

1610s, from quarry (n.2) + man (n.). Related: Quarrymen.

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