sidesman

noun
sides·​man | \ ˈsīdzmən \
plural sidesmen

Definition of sidesman

1 : an assistant to the churchwarden of a parish
2 : one who directs shunting in collieries

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History and Etymology for sidesman

sides (possessive of side entry 1) + man

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“Sidesman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sidesman. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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