powderman

noun pow·der·man \-də(r)ˌman, -mən\

Definition of powderman

plural

powdermen

  1. 1 :  one who works with explosives: such as a :  one whose work is blasting with powder b :  one in charge of the storage and issuance of explosives at a mine c :  one who screens and melts trinitrotoluene and fills projectile cases

  2. 2 :  a worker who blends and heats the powders from which plastics are molded

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