noun, plural staffmen.
noun (pl) -men
(Brit) a person who holds the levelling staff when a survey is being made
- Staff nurse
noun (formerly, in Britain) 1. a qualified nurse ranking immediately below a sister
noun 1. a representation of a forked staff with an entwining serpent, used as a symbol of the medical profession and as the insignia of the American Medical Association and other medical organizations. Compare caduceus (def 2). staff of Aesculapius noun 1. an emblem consisting of a staff with a serpent entwined around it, used […]
noun, Military. 1. a commissioned officer who is a member of a staff. staff officer noun 1. a commissioned officer serving on the staff of a commander, service, or central headquarters
noun 1. bread, considered as the mainstay of the human diet. staff of life definition A basic staple food, such as bread, rice, or potatoes: “Rice is the staff of life in eastern Asia.” staff of life A staple or necessary food, especially bread. For example, Rice is the staff of life for a majority […]