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serviceman

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noun ser·vice·man \ˈsər-vəs-ˌman, -mən\

Simple Definition of serviceman

  • : a man who is a member of the military

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of serviceman

  1. 1 :  a male member of the armed forces

  2. 2 :  a man employed to repair or maintain equipment

  3. 3 :  a gas station attendant

Examples of serviceman in a sentence

  1. <wishing our servicemen overseas the best of luck>



1899

First Known Use of serviceman

1899


SERVICEMAN Defined for Kids

serviceman

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noun ser·vice·man \ˈsər-vəs-ˌman\

Definition of serviceman for Students

plural

servicemen

\-ˌmen\
  1. :  a man who is a member of the armed forces





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