iceman

[ ahys-man ]
/ ˈaɪsˌmæn /

noun, plural ice·men.

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

mainly US a man who sells or delivers ice
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