Pronunciation: (landz'mun), [key]
1. Also,landman.a person who lives or works on land.
2. an inexperienced sailor or one who has not been to sea before.
Pronunciation: (länts'mun), [key]
—pl. lands•leitPronunciation: (länts'līt), [key] Eng. lands•men. Yiddish.
a person from the same town, geographical area, region, etc., as another; compatriot.
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