commonwealth's-man

noun
\ -l(th)smən, -ˌsman \
plural commonwealth's-men

Definition of commonwealth's-man

1 obsolete : a man in his relation to a commonwealth
2a : an adherent of a commonwealth (as the 17th century English Commonwealth)
b archaic : republican sense 1

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“Commonwealth's-man.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/commonwealth%27s-man. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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