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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Foreman  \Fore"man\,  n.;  pl  {Foremen}. 
  The  first  or  chief  man;  as: 
  a  The  chief  man  of  a  jury,  who  acts  as  their  speaker. 
  b  The  chief  of  a  set  of  hands  employed  in  a  shop,  or  on 
  works  of  any  kind  who  superintends  the  rest;  an 
  overseer. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  foreman 
  n  1:  a  person  who  exercises  control  over  workers;  "if  you  want  to 
  leave  early  you  have  to  ask  the  foreman"  [syn:  {chief}, 
  {gaffer},  {honcho},  {boss}] 
  2:  a  man  who  is  foreperson  of  a  jury 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Foreman,  AR  (city,  FIPS  24250) 
  Location:  33.71733  N,  94.39755  W 
  Population  (1990):  1267  (573  housing  units) 
  Area:  6.1  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  71836 




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