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iceman

[ahys-man]
noun, plural ice·men.
  1. a man whose business is gathering, storing, selling, or delivering ice.
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Origin of iceman

First recorded in 1835–45; ice + man1
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British Dictionary definitions for ice man

ice man

noun
  1. mainly US a man who sells or delivers ice
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Word Origin and History for ice man

iceman

n.

1844, from ice (n.) + man (n.).

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