noun Date: circa 1567 a person in charge of or working in a pantry (as in a hotel or hospital)

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • pantryman — /pan tree meuhn/, n., pl. pantrymen. a person who works in or has charge of a pantry, as aboard ship or in a hospital. [1555 65; PANTRY + MAN] * * * …   Universalium

  • pantryman — noun A person in charge of the pantry, or food store, on a ship, train, or other transport where food is kept for passengers and crew. Also in a hospital, school, or hotel, etc …   Wiktionary

  • pantryman — n. person who works in or is in charge of a pantry; man who is in charge of wines and the table; butler …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pantryman — pan·try·man …   English syllables

  • pantryman — n. (pl. men) a butler or a butler s assistant …   Useful english dictionary

  • Equivalent Royal Navy ranks in the Merchant Navy — Merchant Navy of the United Kingdom …   Wikipedia

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