dockman

noun
dock·​man | \ ˈdäkmən \
plural dockmen

Definition of dockman

: a worker at a dock: such as
a : one that helps to catch and cast off mooring lines
b : docker
c : a person in charge of placing or assembling shipments on a dock

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History and Etymology for dockman

dock entry 4 + man

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“Dockman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dockman. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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