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- n. Plural form of boilerman.
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Get me all the steam pressure, the machinists mate barked into the voice tube to the boilermen.
Golden and a small cadre of boilermen, machinist mates, and firemen would remain behind to operate the engineering plant.
After the Rus'sian invasion they had been relieved of their positions and become window washers, parking attendants, night watchmen, boilermen in public buildings, or at best-and usually with pull'taxi drivers.
I had drawn a division of "snipes" for my temporary brothers, boilermen and machinists who dwelt in the bowels of our ancient aircraft carrier, firing oil-burning furnaces and patching 1100-pound pressure leaks along the steam lines to keep the ship afloat and operational.
The boilermen, firemen, the megass carriers, are to receive for all days when the boiling is carried on until late hours, a maximum pay of twenty (20) cents per day.