Chairman Chair"man, n.; pl. {Chairmen}. 1. The presiding officer of a committee, or of a public or private meeting, or of any organized body. [1913 Webster]

2. One whose business it is to cary a chair or sedan. [1913 Webster]

Breaks watchmen's heads and chairmen's glasses. --Prior. [1913 Webster]

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