colorman

noun col·or·man \ˈkələ(r)mən, -ˌman\
variants: or British

colourman

\ˈkələ(r)mən, -ˌman\

Definition of colorman

plural

colormen

;
or British

colourmen

  1. 1 British :  a dealer in colors and paints

  2. 2a :  a worker who mixes dyes (as in leather manufacturing) b :  one that plans, supervises, or carries out dyeing processes in manufacturing

  3. 3 :  one that distributes identifying silks and numbers to jockeys

  4. 4 :  one that obtains colored finishes in the electroplating of metal objects by the use of various plating solutions

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1663


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