Meaning of SWITCHMAN in English

SWITCHMAN

/swich"meuhn/ , n. , pl. switchmen .

1. a person who has charge of a switch on a railroad.

2. a person who assists in moving cars in a railway yard or terminal.

[ 1835-45; SWITCH + -MAN ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .