tableman

noun ta·ble·man \ˈtābəlmən\

Definition of tableman

plural

tablemen

  1. 1 obsolete :  a piece used in playing backgammon

  2. 2 :  one who works at or tends a table: such as a :  a worker who lays out and marks marble slabs for cutting b :  an operator of a machine for cutting bricks or tiles from a column of moist clay c :  one who tends the tables where ore is concentrated

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Origin and Etymology of tableman

Middle English


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