Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A warehouseman.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A man in charge of stores or supplies: as, the storeman's stock of bolts and screws.
  • n. A man employed in a storehouse for the work of storing goods.

Etymologies

store +‎ -man (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Mr Bennett recalled a storeman named Mitchell, described in a book by James Merryweather.

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  • The only thing which later arose to disturb the composure of the storeman was the admission of the dogs to a compartment in the veranda on the eastern side.

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  • Her mother, Bridget, was a shorthand typist before she had her children; her father, Patrick, worked as a storeman at the British Leyland factory in Bathgate.

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  • In 1993 staff numbered 24, comprising one Assistant warden, 23 Wildlife Scouts, one storeman, one cashier and one driver, all based at Debarik.

    Simen National Park, Ethiopia

  • Sends away his lad could be working on the place getting in winter fuel and carting hay with that horse of his, but keeps on his storeman — chief clerk, he calls him.

    The Growth of the Soil

  • While working as a medical storeman he was approached by Basson to find equipment to manufacture the mandrax tablets.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Storage: maintain minimum possible stock levels in secure, well ventilated rooms under the control of a trained storeman.

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  • Mr Lemmer found the accused played "as big a role" as his partner, former army Sgt Corne Bence, a storeman at the base, who was sentenced to an effective four years 'imprisonment for his involvement in the racket.

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  • From 1969-71 Dlamini worked as a storeman with a dye-casting company.

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  • The case arose when Heinrich Johannes Monnig, a journalist for the SADF magazine Kontak, Pieter Reinhard Pluddeman, a storeman, and Desmond William Thompson, who was attached to the section of the public liaison officer, were found to have conspired to disclose information protected by the Protection of Information

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