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letter carrier

noun [C]  /ˈlet̬·ər ˌkær·i·ər/ us  
a person who delivers mail for the post office
Translations of “letter carrier”
in Chinese (Traditional) 郵遞員,投遞員…
in Russian почтальон…
in Turkish postacı, posta taşıyıcısı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 邮递员,投递员…
in Polish doręczyciel/ka, listonosz/ka…
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