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clerk

1. clerk to the justices (in England) a legally qualified person who sits in court with lay justices to advise them on points of law
2. an employee of a court, legislature, board, corporation, etc., who keeps records and accounts, etc.
3. Brit a senior official of the House of Commons
4. a cleric
5. US and Canadian short for salesclerk
6. Archaic a scholar
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The index measures average price changes for goods and services purchased by urban-wage earners and clerical workers.
As offices increased in size and complexity, the demand for clerical workers expanded.
A total 134 of the personnel were clerical workers and 206 manual workers.
Clerical workers with computer skills and general bookkeeping knowledge to help in the women's program.
A walkout by thousands of firefighters, security and clerical workers next Monday had already been cancelled but further stoppages remained on the cards for January 14 and January 17/18.
Thousands of firefighters, security, and clerical workers were due to walk out for 24 hours next Monday in the first of three stoppages in protest at a decision by BAA to close its final salary pension scheme to new workers.
Thousands of firefighters, security and clerical workers were due to walk out for 24 hours next Monday in the first of three stoppages in protest at a decision by BAA to close its final salary pension scheme to new workers.
The workers include firefighters, maintenance and security staff and clerical workers.
Given that healthcare administrative and clerical workers often deal with people in stress (and those people can be patients or practitioners), counselor Stainsby pays due heed to working with people in difficulty.
The book examines how clerical workers were educated to their jobs, how they entertained themselves after work, and the neighbourhoods and accommodations that they chose to live in within their limited financial means.
Teaching assistants, clerical workers and secretaries at the school are striking in protest at a new pay scale, called single status, for all Coventry City Council employees which will leave some staff worse off.
The women averaged about 39 hours of work per week; 40% were employed as clerical workers, 30% as professional workers and 19% as manual laborers; 11% did not report their occupation.