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utility man

noun
1.
a worker expected to serve in any capacity when called on.
2.
an actor of miscellaneous small parts.
3.
Baseball. a player who is not a regular and whose value lies in an ability to play several positions.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55
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British Dictionary definitions for utility-man

utility man

noun (mainly US)
1.
a worker who is expected to serve in any of several capacities
2.
an actor who plays any of numerous small parts
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