missileman

noun
mis·​sile·​man | \ ˈmi-səl-mən How to pronounce missileman (audio) \

Definition of missileman

: one engaged in designing, building, or operating guided missiles

Examples of missileman in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The new passengers: Sian Proctor, a community college educator in Tempe, Arizona, and Chris Sembroski, a former Air Force missileman from Everett, Washington. Marcia Dunn, orlandosentinel.com, 30 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of missileman

1951, in the meaning defined above

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“Missileman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/missileman. Accessed 16 Jun. 2021.

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