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pursernoun [C]

uk   /ˈpɜː.sər/  us   /ˈpɝː.sɚ/
an ​officer on a ​ship who ​deals with the ship's ​accounts, or a ​person on a ​passengership or ​aircraft who is ​responsible for taking ​care of ​passengers
(Definition of purser from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pursernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈpɜːsər/
TRANSPORT, ACCOUNTING an ​officer on a ​ship who ​deals with the ship's ​accounts
TRANSPORT someone on a ​passengership or ​plane whose ​job is to take ​care of ​passengers
(Definition of purser from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “purser”
in Chinese (Simplified) (轮船、飞机上的)管事,事务长…
in Chinese (Traditional) (輪船、飛機上的)管事,事務長…
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