Brakemen
Brakeman Brake"man (br[=a]k"man), n.; pl. {Brakemen} (br[=a]k"men). [1913 Webster] 1. (Railroads) A man in charge of a brake or brakes. [1913 Webster]

2. (Mining) The man in charge of the winding (or hoisting) engine for a mine. [1913 Webster]


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