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wireman

[wahyuh r-muh n] /ˈwaɪər mən/
noun, plural wiremen.
1.
a person who installs and maintains electric wiring.
2.
Slang. a professional wiretapper.
Origin
1540-1550
1540-50; wire + -man
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wireman

/ˈwaɪəmən/
noun (pl) -men
1.
(mainly US) a person who installs and maintains electric wiring, cables, etc
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