weightman

[ weyt-man ]
/ ˈweɪtˌmæn /

noun, plural weight·men.

a person whose work is to weigh goods or merchandise.
Also weight man .Track and Field. a competitor in a field event who throws a weight, as a discus, shotput, or hammer.

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Origin of weightman

First recorded in 1945–50; weight + man
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