noun (1)
junk·​man | \ ˈjəŋkmən \
plural junkmen

Definition of junkman

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a member of the crew of a junk


noun (2)
junk·​man | \ ˈjəŋkˌman \
plural junkmen

Definition of junkman (Entry 2 of 2)

: a person who deals in resalable junk

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History and Etymology for junkman

Noun (1)

junk entry 3 + man

Noun (2)

junk entry 1 + man

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“Junkman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/junkman. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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