hoistman

noun
hoist·​man | \ -tmən \
plural hoistmen

Definition of hoistman

: the operator of a hoist : engineman

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History and Etymology for hoistman

hoist entry 2 + man

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“Hoistman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hoistman. Accessed 1 Jul. 2022.

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