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English definition of “man and boy”

man and boy

UK old-fashioned
all a man's life: From 1910 to 1970 he worked in that factory, man and boy.Lasting for a long time
(Definition of man and boy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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