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n, pl -men
(Nautical Terms) a skilled boatman
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wa•ter•man(ˈwɔ tər mən, ˈwɒt ər-)
n., pl. -men.
1. a person who manages or works on a boat; boatman.
2. a person whose occupation is the catching of fish and shellfish.
3. a person skilled in boating.
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|Noun||1.||waterman - someone who drives or rides in a boat|
worker - a person who works at a specific occupation; "he is a good worker"
ferryman - a man who operates a ferry
punter - someone who propels a boat with a pole
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