woodman

noun
wood·​man | \ ˈwu̇d-mən How to pronounce woodman (audio) \

Definition of woodman

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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“Woodman.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/woodmen. Accessed 5 December 2019.

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