charge·​man | \ -ˌman \
plural chargemen

Definition of chargeman

1 : one placed in charge especially : a worker placed in charge of other workers
2 : one that tends the devulcanizer that removes the fabric content and partially restores the original properties of scrap rubber

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History and Etymology for chargeman

charge entry 2 (supervision) + man

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“Chargeman.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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