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A man employed in a yard, especially a railroad yard.
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n, pl -men
1. US a person employed to do various outdoor jobs
2. (Nautical Terms) nautical a sailor of the royal or upper yards
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n., pl. -men.
1. a person who works in a railroad yard, lumberyard, or the like.
2. a person employed to care for the yard of a house, public building, etc.
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|Noun||1.||yardman - worker in a railway yard|
|2.||yardman - a laborer hired to do outdoor work (such as mowing lawns)|
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