cableman

noun ca·ble·man \-lmən, -ˌman, -ˌmaa(ə)n\

Definition of cableman

plural

cablemen

\-lmən, -ˌmen\
  1. 1 :  a worker who installs and repairs conduit systems transmitting electric power

  2. 2 :  a worker who lays out cables used in electrical prospecting for petroleum-bearing formations

  3. 3 :  a worker who installs aerial and underground cables used for communication and signaling

  4. 4 :  a worker who installs engine-control equipment in airplane fuselages and wings

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1858

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1858


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