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layman


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Layman  \Lay"man\n.;  pl  {Laymen}.  [Lay,  adj  +  man.] 
  1.  One  of  the  people,  in  distinction  from  the  clergy;  one  of 
  the  laity;  sometimes  a  man  not  belonging  to  some 
  particular  profession,  in  distinction  from  those  who  do 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  layman 
  n  :  someone  who  is  not  a  clergyman  or  a  professional  person 
  [syn:  {layperson}]  [ant:  {clergyman}] 




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