signalman

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Noun[change]

Singular
signalman

Plural
signalmen

A signalman using semaphore for "M"
  1. A signalman is a person who works on the railway and changes the railway signals.
    The signalman changed the light from red to green to let the train continue.
  2. A signalman is a sailor who sends signals from the ship.
    The signalman waved his semaphore flags to send a message to the admiral's ship.

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