1. placeman a disparaging term for an appointee
  2. loose woman a woman adulterer
  3. lineman a person who installs or repairs electrical or telephone lines
  4. lockman a worker in charge of a lock (on a canal)
  5. policeman a member of a police force
  6. iceman someone who cuts and delivers ice
  7. lawman an officer of the law
  8. layman someone who is not a clergyman or a professional person
  9. dalesman a person who lives in the dales of northern England
  10. linesman official who assists the referee in some way
  11. salesman a man salesperson
  12. lensman someone who takes photographs professionally
  13. ledgeman a quarry worker who splits off blocks of stone
  14. liegeman a person holding a fief
  15. Bozeman a town in southwestern Montana
  16. jazzman a musician who plays or composes jazz music
  17. policewoman a woman policeman
  18. gasman someone employed by a gas company
  19. Tasman Dutch navigator who was the first European to discover Tasmania and New Zealand (1603-1659)
  20. Zeeman Dutch physicist honored for his research on the influence of magnetism on radiation which showed that light is radiated by the motion of charged particles in an atom (1865-1943)

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