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pitman

  

      n   pl   , -men     (Chiefly Scot. and northern English)   a person who works down a mine, esp. a coal miner  


Pitman  
      n   Sir Isaac. 1813--97, English inventor of a system of phonetic shorthand (1837)  
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Pitman  
      n   Sir Isaac. 1813--97, English inventor of a system of phonetic shorthand (1837)  


pitman  
      n   pl   , -men     (Chiefly Scot. and northern English)   a person who works down a mine, esp. a coal miner  

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pitchman, pita, pieman, potman

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