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groundsman

(ˈɡraʊndzmən)
n, pl -men
(Environmental Science) a person employed to maintain a sports ground, park, etc
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.groundsman - someone who maintains the grounds (of an estate or park or athletic field)groundsman - someone who maintains the grounds (of an estate or park or athletic field)
gardener - someone employed to work in a garden
Translations

groundsman

[ˈgraʊndzmən] N (groundsmen (pl)) (Brit) (Sport) → encargado m (del mantenimiento de una pista de deporte)

groundsman

[ˈgraʊndzmən] (British) groundskeeper [ˈgraʊndzkiːpər] (US) ngardien m de stadeground staff n (at airport)personnel m au sol

groundsman

n pl <-men> (esp Brit) → Platzwart m

groundsman

[ˈgraʊndzmən] n (-men (pl)) groundskeeper (Am) [ˈgraʊndzˌkipəʳ] n (Sport) → custode m (di campo sportivo)
References in periodicals archive ?
ALL THE TRIMMINGS: Groundsman John Ledwidge (left) receives his award from Richard Comely
Villa groundsman Jonathan Calderwood came within a blade of grass of winning the Barclays Premier League groundsman of the year award for the second season running this week.
LANCASHIRE'S head groundsman Peter Marron will be leaving the club at the end of the year to pursue a freelance career.
But last month's appointment of Keith Exton - who was head groundsman at Oakham School in Leicestershire for 16 years - has failed to quell the disquiet in cricket circles.
DUMBARTON'S Jim Chapman won the Division Three Manager of theMonth award but reckons groundsman Andy Melville deserves some of the credit for the club's success.
He said: "Full marks to the groundsman, the pitch was a belter, the best I've played on for a while.
Kidderminster groundsman Mark Wakefield has been recognised for his fine work during the 2007 season by the England and Wales Cricket Board.
It's absolutely brilliant," said groundsman Denis Smyth.
As well as banging in goals on match days, the strike ace will also get his hands dirty helping the club's groundsman knock the playing surface into shape.
Ian Storey, 42, of Sunderland, head groundsman Newcastle racecourse
Frost has not ruled out the possibility of playing on beyond this season but he is aware that every year he extends his playing career denies him valuable experience as a groundsman and that could damage his chances of succeeding Steve Rouse, another former Bears player who is currently in charge of the pitches at Edgbaston.
AN Everton groundsman has scooped a major industry award.