banksman

noun
banks·​man | \ ˈbaŋksmən \
plural banksmen

Definition of banksman

: an overseer at the bank of a mine drift

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History and Etymology for banksman

bank entry 1 + -s + man

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“Banksman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/banksman. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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