cornerman

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noun cor·ner·man \ˈkȯr-nər-ˌman\

Definition of cornerman

  1. 1 :  one who plays in or near the corner: such asa :  cornerbackb :  a basketball forward

  2. 2 :  a boxer's second

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1957

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