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travelling salesman

noun [C] old-fashioned ( US traveling salesman)
 
 
COMMERCE
someone whose job is to travel to different places, trying to persuade people to buy their company's goods, taking orders, etc: He made his money as a travelling salesman.
Translations of “travelling salesman”
in Chinese (Traditional) 銷售代表,推銷員…
in Chinese (Simplified) 销售代表,推销员…
(Definition of travelling salesman from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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