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salesmannoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈseɪlzmən/ (plural salesmen) COMMERCE, MARKETING
a person, usually a man, whose job is to sell products in a store, or by visiting or phoning customers or possible customers: a car/computer salesman a bond/equity/insurance salesman a door-to-door/doorstep salesman a good/persuasive/convincing salesman
(Definition of salesman from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “salesman”
in Arabic بائع…
in Korean 세일즈맨…
in Portuguese vendedor…
in Catalan dependent, venedor…
in Japanese 営業マン, セールスマン…
in Chinese (Simplified) 男售货员, 男推销员…
in Chinese (Traditional) 男售貨員, 男推銷員…
in Italian venditore, commesso…
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