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cattleman

[ kat-l-muh n, -man ]
/ ˈkæt l mən, -ˌmæn /
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noun, plural cat·tle·men [kat-l-muh n, -men] /ˈkæt l mən, -ˌmɛn/.

a person who tends or breeds cattle.
a rancher who raises cattle on a large scale; the owner of a cattle ranch.

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cattle truck, cattle-cake, cattle-grid, cattle-stop, cattleduffer, cattleman, cattleship, cattleya, catton, catton, bruce, catty

Origin of cattleman

An Americanism dating back to 1860–65; cattle + man1
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cattleman

/ (ˈkætəlmən) /

noun plural -men

a person who breeds, rears, or tends cattle
mainly US and Canadian a person who owns or rears cattle on a large scale, usually for beef, esp the owner of a cattle ranch
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