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weightman

[weyt-man] /ˈweɪtˌmæn/
noun, plural weightmen.
1.
a person whose work is to weigh goods or merchandise.
2.
Also, weight man. Track and Field. a competitor in a field event who throws a weight, as a discus, shotput, or hammer.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; weight + man1
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