Pronunciation: (yärd'mun),[key] —n., —pl.-men.Naut. a sailor assigned to the yards of a vessel.
Pronunciation: (yärd'mun),[key] —n., —pl.-men. 1. a person who works in a railroad yard, boatyard, lumberyard, or the like.
2. a person employed to care for the yard of a house, public building, etc., as by mowing the lawn and trimming shrubbery.