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 (jăz′măn′, -mən)
A jazz musician or composer.
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n, pl jazzmen
(Jazz) a male musician who plays jazz
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(ˈdʒæzˌmæn, -mən)

n., pl. -men (-ˌmɛn, -mən)
a musician who plays jazz.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.jazzman - a musician who plays or composes jazz musicjazzman - a musician who plays or composes jazz music
instrumentalist, musician, player - someone who plays a musical instrument (as a profession)
syncopator - a musician who plays syncopated jazz music (usually in a dance band); "they called themselves the Dixie Syncopators"
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