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wood·man

 (wo͝od′mən)
n.
A woodsman.

woodman

(ˈwʊdmən)
n, pl -men
1. (Forestry) a person who looks after and fells trees used for timber
2. (Forestry) another word for woodsman
3. (Hunting) obsolete a hunter who is knowledgeable about woods and the animals living in them

wood•man

(ˈwʊd mən)

n., pl. -men.
2. a person who fells timber, esp. for fuel.
3. Obs. a hunter of forest game.
[before 1000]
wood′man•craft` (-ˌkræft, -ˌkrɑft) n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.woodman - someone who lives in the woodswoodman - someone who lives in the woods  
rustic - an unsophisticated country person
2.woodman - makes things out of woodwoodman - makes things out of wood    
cabinetmaker, furniture maker - a woodworker who specializes in making furniture
carpenter - a woodworker who makes or repairs wooden objects
artisan, journeyman, artificer, craftsman - a skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft
joiner - a woodworker whose work involves making things by joining pieces of wood
splicer - a woodworker who joins pieces of wood with a splice
woodcarver, carver - makes decorative wooden panels
Translations

woodman

[ˈwʊdmən] N (woodmen (pl)) (= woodcutter) → leñador m; (= forester) → trabajador m forestal
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