headerman

noun

head·​er·​man
-mən,
-ˌman
plural headermen
1
2
: an operator of a machine for making steel bends, offsets, bolt blanks, bolt heads, and rivet heads
3
: one who forges hot or cold metal on a bulldozer
4
: a worker who rivets together the fitted-up metal plates of oil-storage tanks

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“Headerman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/headerman. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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