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garbage mannoun [C]

uk   /ˈɡɑː.bɪdʒˌmæn/  us   /ˈɡɑːr-/ (plural -men uk   /-men/ us   ) US informal (also garbage collector, UK dustman)
a ​person whose ​job is to ​empty people's dustbins and take the ​rubbish away
(Definition of garbage man from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “garbage man”
in Arabic عَامِل جَمع القُمامة…
in Korean 청소부…
in Portuguese funcionário da limpeza pública, lixeiro…
in Catalan escombriaire…
in Japanese ごみ収集人, 清掃作業員…
in Chinese (Simplified) (清运垃圾的)清洁工…
in Turkish çöpçü…
in Russian мусорщик…
in Chinese (Traditional) (清運垃圾的)清潔工…
in Italian netturbino…
in Polish śmieciarz…
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