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English noun: lineman

1. lineman (person) one of the players on the line of scrimmage

Broader (hypernym)football player, footballer

Narrower (hyponym)center, end, guard, snapper, tackle

2. lineman (person) the surveyor who marks positions with a range pole

Broader (hypernym)surveyor

3. lineman (person) a person who installs or repairs electrical or telephone lines

Synonymselectrician, linesman

Broader (hypernym)skilled worker, skilled workman, trained worker

Narrower (hyponym)gaffer

4. lineman (act) (American football) the position of a player on a football team who is stationed on the line of scrimmage

Broader (hypernym)position

Narrower (hyponym)center, end, guard, tackle

Member meronymlinemen

Domain categoryAmerican football, American football game

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