cutterman

noun
cut·​ter·​man | \-ˌman\
plural cuttermen

Definition of cutterman 

1 : an operator of a machine for cutting rolls of paper or cellophane to length

2 : an operator of a power-driven press that cuts out envelope blanks from sheets of paper

3 : an operator of a machine for cutting strands of smokeless powder into grains to produce explosives having uniform ballistic qualities

4 : clutchman

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