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pin boy

noun
1.
(formerly) a person stationed in the sunken area of a bowling alley behind the pins who places the pins in the proper positions, removes pins that have been knocked down, and returns balls to the bowlers.
Also called pinsetter.
Origin of pin boy
1890-1895
First recorded in 1890-95
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