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English definition of “frontiersman”

frontiersman

noun [C]     /frʌnˈtɪəz.mən/ US  /-ˈtɪrz-/ (plural -men   /-mən/   )
a person who lives on the border between cultivated land (= land used to grow crops) and wild land, especially in the past in the US: The book portrays him as a heroic frontiersman of the Wild West.People who live or settle somewhere
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