buggyman

noun
bug·​gy·​man | \ ˈbəgēmən, -gim-, -ˌman \
plural buggymen

Definition of buggyman

: a worker who handles a barrow or buggy for the transportation of bulk material (as coal, ore, concrete, or slag)

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History and Etymology for buggyman

buggy entry 2 + man

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“Buggyman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/buggyman. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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