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flagman

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noun flag·man \ˈflag-mən\

Definition of flagman

  1. :  a person who signals with a flag



1832

First Known Use of flagman

1832

Rhymes with flagman


FLAGMAN Defined for Kids

flagman

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noun flag·man \ˈflag-mən\

Definition of flagman

plural flag·men \-mən\

  1. :  a person who signals with a flag




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