groundskeeper

groundskeeper
grounds•keep•er
[[t]ˈgraʊndzˌki pər[/t]] also groundkeeper n.
a person responsible for the care and maintenance of an estate, park, football field, or the like
Etymology: 1950–55 grounds′keep`ing, n.

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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