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mailman

noun
 
/ˈmeɪlˌmæn/ ( plural mailmen)
a man who takes and brings letters and packages as a job
Translations of “mailman”
in Korean 우체부…
in Arabic ساعي البَريد…
in Portuguese carteiro…
in Catalan carter…
in Japanese 郵便配達(人)…
in Italian postino…
in Chinese (Traditional) 郵遞員,投遞員…
in Russian почтальон…
in Turkish postacı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 邮递员,投递员…
in Polish listonosz…
(Definition of mailman from the Websters Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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