noun, plural vat·men. Papermaking.
the worker who shakes the pulp onto the wire.
Origin of vatman
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Grasping the mold by two opposite sides, the vatman submerged the mold in the water; then raised it out, holding it level.From Paper-mill to Pressroom
William Bond Wheelwright