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[rod-muh n] /ˈrɒd mən/
noun, plural rodmen.
a person who works with rods, as in making reinforced concrete.
a person who carries the leveling rod in surveying.
Origin of rodman
First recorded in 1850-55; rod + -man Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • For a moment they stood facing each other; Molly laughing, rodman furiously out of temper.

  • "We are," said rodman, dealing him a blow with the butt of his pistol and felling him.

  • It was a new exasperation when he discovered that rodman could not be persuaded to continue his work at New Wanley.

    Demos George Gissing
  • "I am satisfied then, and you shall have the job," added Mr. rodman.

    The Yacht Club Oliver Optic
  • But before the Scout leader could answer, rodman Cree pushed his way into the little circle.

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