Occupations and Workers

vice-presidency
the office and function of a vice president
 
remover
someone who works for a company that moves furniture
 
Secretary of the Interior
the position of the head of the Department of the Interior
 
footslogger
fights on foot with small arms
 
associate
a person with subordinate membership in a society, institution, or commercial enterprise
 
cabin boy
a young man acting as a servant on a ship
 
fleet admiral
an admiral of the highest rank
 
line officer
a commissioned officer with combat units (not a staff officer or a supply officer)
 
lather
a workman who puts up laths
 
returning officer
the official in each electorate who holds the election and returns the results
 
administrative official
an official of a bureaucracy
 
treasurership
the position of treasurer
 
orderly sergeant
the first sergeant of a company; duties formerly included the conveyance of orders
 
double-entry bookkeeping
bookkeeper debits the transaction to one account and credits it to another
 
Secretary of Labor
the position of the head of the Department of Labor
 
luthier
a craftsman who makes stringed instruments (as lutes or guitars or violins)
 
masonry
the craft of a mason
 
hired help
employee hired for domestic or farm work (often used in the singular to refer to several employees collectively)
 
paralegal
a person with specialized training who assists lawyers
 
musketeer
a foot soldier armed with a musket
 
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