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propman

[ prop-man ]
/ ˈprɒpˌmæn /

noun, plural prop·men.

a person responsible for securing, handling, and storing the properties used in a theatrical, motion-picture, or television production.

Nearby words

propitious, propitiously, propjet, propjet engine, proplastid, propman, propolis, propone, proponent, propontis, proport

Origin of propman

First recorded in 1930–35; prop2 + man1

Usage note

See -man.
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British Dictionary definitions for propman

propman

/ (ˈprɒpˌmæn) /

noun plural -men

short for property man
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