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milk round

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Definition of milk round in English:

noun

British
1A regular milk delivery along a fixed route: I helped with a Saturday milk round
More example sentences
  • I used to deliver milk to her house on my milk round, and sometimes I'd look up to her bedroom window and she'd be there watching for me.
  • Being a member of a lifeboat crew is not like delivering coal or having a milk round.
1.1A regular journey that includes calls at several places.
1.2A series of visits to universities and colleges by recruiting staff from large companies.
Example sentences
  • Colm Jordan, education officer with USI, advises final year students to examine job offers made after this semester's milk rounds carefully.
  • Up to 60 graduates were offered management consultancy positions by international consulting firms with operations in Dublin after last year's milk rounds.

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