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cart +‎ -man


cartman (plural cartmen)

  1. (dated) A person who transports goods or people by horse and cart; a carman.
    • 1844, The charter of the village of Williamsburg, pages 60–63:
      No person shall be licensed as a cartman unless he be twenty-one years of age, and the owner of a good horse and cart, over and above all debts due by him.
  2. (New York) A private garbage collection and haulage worker or contractor.