checkweigher

checkweigher
\\ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷\ noun or checkweighman \\ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷\
Etymology: check (IV) + weigher or weighman
: one that checks weight; specifically : one employed by miners or unions to check weighing of coal or ore by a company weighmaster

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checkˈweigher or checkweigh man noun
A colliery worker who, on behalf of the miners, checks the weight of coal sent up to the pit-mouth
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