• WordNet 3.6
    • n repairman a skilled worker whose job is to repair things
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In literature:

He was the only person besides the repairman at Sam Clark's who understood plumbing.
"Main Street" by Sinclair Lewis
There is no apartment house superintendent to call on, no repairman just around the corner.
"If You're Going to Live in the Country" by Thomas H. Ormsbee and Richmond Huntley
Just a computer operator and repairman.
"The Sky Is Falling" by Lester del Rey
Normally, a repairman stays away from native cultures.
"The Repairman" by Harry Harrison
If they haven't done it by that time, they can't do it and I'll have to play repairman.
"The Winds of Time" by James H. Schmitz
Billy alternated between wanting to be a Master Repairman and a rocket pilot.
"Cost of Living" by Robert Sheckley
Safety Precautions for the Repairman.
"The Automobile Storage Battery" by O. A. Witte
Will you phone for a repairman?
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science January 1931" by Various
In delivering a chair to the repairman to bottom he should be made to give a re-seat for it.
"The Foolish Almanak" by Anonymous

In news:

EAA Hosts Rainbow Aviation's LSA Repairman -Maintenance Class.
Limited Openings In SportAir RV Assembly, E-LSA Repairman Classes.
BENTON HARBOR, Mich. Maytag® has selected Clay Jackson of Richmond, Va. As the next Maytag Repairman , portraying the storied advertising and marketing icon that's represented the equipment brand since 1967.
BENTON HARBOR, Mich. Has picked a new repairman after a two-month, nationwide talent search.
DIRECTV repairman arrested in San Diego home.
A San Diego repairman could face criminal charges after allegations he secretly recorded a 17-year-old girl undress with his smartphone.
Metro East repairman makes good on refund after News 4 investigation.
( --Tuesday News 4 introduced you to a Eureka woman at her wits end with an alliance repairman .
He was a self-employed vending and amusement machine operator and repairman for the past fifty years.
"My claim to fame is I've never had a repairman or a carpenter or an electrician in my house.".
He was self-employed as a hydraulic repairman.
If technical problems develop, there are backup typewriters in a nearby storage room and a repairman on call, 65-year-old Rene Salinas of Rene Business Machines, who has been servicing the library's typewriters for more than two decades.
Until last autumn, the retired elevator repairman had lived for 34 years in a small one-bedroom apartment in Uptown.
Learn some helpful tips from Disney Playhouse star and cartoon repairman Handy Manny.
A good repairman is hard to find.

In science:

Limit diffusion approximations for the many server queue and the repairman problem. J.
Martingale proofs of many-server heavy-traffic limits for Markovian queues
But a television repairman has an opposite view.
The transmission sense of information
For the repairman, this test pattern provides channel conditions to read off the signal of how the transmission is being altered.
The transmission sense of information