wireman

[ wahyuhr-muhn ]
/ ˈwaɪər mən /

noun, plural wire·men.

a person who installs and maintains electric wiring.
Slang. a professional wiretapper.

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Origin of wireman

First recorded in 1540–50; wire + -man
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British Dictionary definitions for wireman

wireman
/ (ˈwaɪəmən) /

noun plural -men

mainly US a person who installs and maintains electric wiring, cables, etc
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