quarryman


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quarryman

(ˈkwɒrɪmən)
n, pl -men
1. (Professions) a man who works in or manages a quarry
2. (Mining & Quarrying) a man who works in or manages a quarry
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.quarryman - a man who works in a quarry
worker - a person who works at a specific occupation; "he is a good worker"
breaker, ledgeman - a quarry worker who splits off blocks of stone
cutter, stonecutter - someone who cuts or carves stone
Translations

quarryman

[ˈkwɒrɪmən] N (quarrymen (pl)) → cantero m, picapedrero m

quarryman

n pl <-men> → Steinbrucharbeiter m, → Steinhauer m

quarryman

[ˈkwɒrɪmən] n (-men (pl)) → cavapietre m inv
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