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woodman

[woo d-muh n] /ˈwʊd mən/
noun, plural woodmen.
1.
woodsman (def 1).
2.
a person who fells timber, especially for fuel.
3.
British.
  1. a forester having charge of the king's woods.
  2. a woodcutter.
  3. a dealer in wood, especially one who sells kindling wood.
4.
Obsolete. a hunter of forest game.
Origin
1000
before 1000; Middle English wodeman, Old English wudumann. See wood1, man1
Related forms
woodmancraft
[woo d-muh n-kraft, -krahft] /ˈwʊd mənˌkræft, -ˌkrɑft/ (Show IPA),
noun
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British Dictionary definitions for woodman-craft

woodman

/ˈwʊdmən/
noun (pl) -men
1.
a person who looks after and fells trees used for timber
2.
another word for woodsman
3.
(obsolete) a hunter who is knowledgeable about woods and the animals living in them
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