Meaning of “freedman” in the English Dictionary

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"freedman" in British English

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freedmannoun [ C ]

/ˈfriːd.mæn/ /ˈfriːd.mæn/ plural freedmen /-men/

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"freedman" in American English

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freedmannoun [ C ]

/ˈfrid·mən, -mæn/ plural freedmen /ˈfrid·mən, -ˌmen/

US history an emancipatedslave

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