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[sel-er-muh n] /ˈsɛl ər mən/
noun, plural cellarmen.
a person who is in charge of the alcoholic-beverage supply of a hotel or restaurant.
Origin of cellarman
First recorded in 1650-60; cellar + -man Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Tomkins had never less than a hundred pipes of wine in his cellar; he kept seven waiters, one cellar-man, and a boy.

  • She lay and played with the rattling sound, making the cellar-man speak sometimes with a deep voice, sometimes with a high one.

    Pelle the Conqueror, Complete Martin Anderson Nexo

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