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Princeton's WordNet

  1. quarryman, quarriernoun

    a man who works in a quarry


  1. quarrymannoun

    A man involved in quarrying (mining for stone).

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Quarrymannoun

    One who digs in a quarry.

    Etymology: quarry and man.

    One rhomboidal bony scale of the needle-fish, out of Stunsfield quarry, the quarryman assured me was flat, covered over with scales, and three foot long. John Woodward.


  1. quarryman

    A quarry is a type of open-pit mine in which dimension stone, rock, construction aggregate, riprap, sand, gravel, or slate is excavated from the ground. The operation of quarries is regulated in some jurisdictions to reduce their environmental impact.The word quarry can also include the underground quarrying for stone, such as Bath stone.


  1. quarryman

    A quarryman is a worker who is employed in a quarry, which is a type of open-pit mine where rocks or minerals such as limestone, marble, granite, and sandstone are extracted. Quarrymen are responsible for activities such as drilling, blasting, and cutting rock, as well as ensuring safety procedures are followed.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quarryman in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quarryman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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