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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bushman  \Bush"man\,  n.;  pl  {Bushmen}.  [Cf.  D.  boschman 
  boschjesman  See  1st  {Bush}.] 
  1.  A  woodsman;  a  settler  in  the  bush. 
 
  2.  (Ethnol.)  One  of  a  race  of  South  African  nomads,  living 
  principally  in  the  deserts,  and  not  classified  as  allied 
  in  race  or  language  to  any  other  people. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Bushman 
  n  1:  a  member  of  the  race  of  nomadic  hunters  and  gatherers  who 
  live  in  southern  Africa  [syn:  {Bushman}] 
  2:  a  dweller  in  the  Australian  bush  country 




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