Definition of -person in English:

-person

Syllabification: -person

combining form

  • Used as a neutral alternative to -man in nouns denoting professional status, a position of authority, etc.: chairperson salesperson sportsperson

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Pronunciation: kərf
noun
a slit made by cutting with a saw