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frontiersman

frontiersman

noun fron·tiers·man \ˌfrən-ˈtirz-mən, frän-\

: a person (especially a man) who lives on the frontier (sense 2)

Full Definition of FRONTIERSMAN

:  a person who lives or works on a frontier

Examples of FRONTIERSMAN

  1. <the frontiersmen were willing to brave harsh living conditions in order to achieve a better life>

First Known Use of FRONTIERSMAN

1814

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