tidesman

Tidesman

Tides"man\, n.; pl. Tidesmen. A customhouse officer who goes on board of a merchant ship to secure payment of the duties; a tidewaiter.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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