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warehouseman

Syllabification: ware·house·man
Pronunciation: /ˈwerhousmən
 
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Definition of warehouseman in English:

noun (plural warehousemen)

A person who is employed in, manages, or owns a warehouse.
Example sentences
  • It has meant employing two more drivers, an extra warehouseman and four more office workers, bringing its total workforce to 40.
  • Wilson's players are warehousemen, salesmen, delivery drivers, surveyors and oil workers - all busy and hard-working - most used to viewing football merely as their escape from the daily grind.
  • For all his working life Sam was employed at Passmonds Mill as a weft warehouseman.

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