from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun One who carries and employs a leveling rod under the supervision of a surveyor.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A man whose duty it is to carry the rod used in surveying.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The person who holds the surveying rod for a surveyor


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