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rodman

[rod-muh n] /ˈrɒd mən/
noun, plural rodmen.
1.
a person who works with rods, as in making reinforced concrete.
2.
a person who carries the leveling rod in surveying.
Origin of rodman
1850-1855
1850-55; rod + -man
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  • Most objects are located without ever going to them, or even sending a rod-man to them.

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rod-man

noun

A gunman; torpedo (1929+ Underworld)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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