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roundsman
American English: /ˈraʊn(d)zmən/
British English: /ˈraʊn(d)zmən/

Translation of roundsman in Spanish:

noun plural -menPronunciation: /-mən/

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    Example sentences
    • A milk roundsman who canvassed his employer's customers on his last day to give their business to him thereafter was held to have broken his contract.
    • He was employed as a roundsman to drive his float round his round and to deliver milk, to collect empties and to obtain payment.
    • The roundsmen raced from house to house, arms laden with milk bottles, while the horses ambled steadily forwards.

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