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workman

[wurk-muh n] /ˈwɜrk mən/
noun, plural workmen.
1.
a man employed or skilled in some form of manual, mechanical, or industrial work.
2.
a male worker.
Origin of workman
900
before 900; Middle English werkman, Old English weorcman. See work, man1
Related forms
subworkman, noun, plural subworkmen.
underworkman, noun, plural underworkmen.
Usage note
See -man.
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workman

/ˈwɜːkmən/
noun (pl) -men
1.
a man who is employed in manual labour or who works an industrial machine
2.
a craftsman of skill as specified: a bad workman
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