woodman

noun wood·man \ ˈwu̇d-mən \

Definition of woodman

1 : woodsman
2 capitalized
[Modern Woodmen of America & Woodmen of the World]
: a member of either of two independent benevolent and fraternal societies

First Known Use of woodman

15th century

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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