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gownsman


gownsman


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gownsman  \Gowns"man\,  Gownman  \Gown"man\,  n.;  pl  {-men}  (-men). 
  One  whose  professional  habit  is  a  gown,  as  a  divine  or 
  lawyer,  and  particularly  a  member  of  an  English  university; 
  hence  a  civilian,  in  distinction  from  a  soldier.