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
References in classic literature ?
The house had been built by Seth's grandfather, a stone quarryman, and it, together with the stone quarries on Lake Erie eighteen miles to the north, had been left to his son, Clarence Richmond, Seth's father.
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The new Renishaw Quarryman Pro 3D laser scanner system uses innovative technology to help optimize blasting and increase the profitability of quarrying operations, according to the company.
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It will take place along a new six-mile circular route which has been christened The Quarryman's Walk and is part of a heritage trail acknowledging the contribution quarry workers made to the north Warwickshire economy.