Definition of draegerman in English:


Line breaks: draeger|man
Pronunciation: /ˈdreɪgəmən/

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noun (plural draegermen /-mɛn/)

  • A member of a crew trained for underground rescue work.


early 20th century: the first element from the name of A. B. Dräger (1870–1928), German inventor of a type of breathing apparatus.

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