noun, plural place·men.British.
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Every man had his double; the heels of every placeman were dogged by friendly rivals ready to trip them up.Coningsby|Benjamin Disraeli
At the moment the newly appointed placeman had been rather glad that such was the case.The Honorable Senator Sage-Brush|Francis Lynde
In the sequel, the question was proposed, Whether a placeman ought to have a seat in the house?The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.II.|Tobias Smollett
When this was handed to him he flew into a towering passion, and said, The scribbly scrawl of a placeman, indeed!
It was a positive grievance, and indeed it was a partial destruction of the constitution, at the instance of a placeman.