noun vault·man

Definition of vaultman



  1. 1 :  a boxman in an ice or dairy products plant who removes goods as needed for delivery

  2. 2 :  a custodian of the vault in which motion-picture negatives are kept

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Origin and Etymology of vaultman

1vault + man

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