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raftsman

[rafts-muh n, rahfts-] /ˈræfts mən, ˈrɑfts-/
noun, plural raftsmen.
1.
a person who manages or is employed on a raft.
Origin of raftsman
1770-1780
First recorded in 1770-80; raft1 + 's1 + -man
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