from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A worker employed to clean soot from chimneys. Also called chimney sweeper.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A person whose job is to clean soot from chimneys.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. one who cleans chimneys of soot; esp. a boy who climbs the flue, and brushes off the soot.
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