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powderman

[ pou-der-man, -muhn ]
/ ˈpaʊ dərˌmæn, -mən /
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noun, plural pow·der·men [pou-der-men, -muhn]. /ˈpaʊ dərˌmɛn, -mən/.
a person in charge of explosives, especially in a demolition crew.
Slang. a safe-cracker who uses explosives to open safes.
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Origin of powderman

First recorded in 1660–70; powder1 + man
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