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repairman

[ri-pair-man, -muh n] /rɪˈpɛərˌmæn, -mən/
noun, plural repairmen
[ri-pair-men, -muh n] /rɪˈpɛərˌmɛn, -mən/ (Show IPA)
1.
a person whose occupation is the making of repairs, readjustments, etc.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75; repair1 + man1
Usage note
See -man.
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British Dictionary definitions for repair-men

repairman

/rɪˈpɛəˌmæn/
noun (pl) -men
1.
a man whose job it is to repair machines, appliances, etc
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