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salesman

1. a person who sells merchandise or services either in a shop or by canvassing in a designated area
2. short for travelling salesman
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References in classic literature ?
"You will excuse me," said Holmes blandly, "but I could not help overhearing the questions which you put to the salesman just now.
"Well, I got the two dozen from a salesman in Covent Garden."
He was, according to my cousin, a star salesman, 'Hear him Bob,' said my cousin, 'He has the gift of the gab!' Which meant he could talk fast and easily because words came to his mind and out of his mouth faster than a speeding race car.
Farah Ahmed, a salesman at the market, said traders have imported a large number of sheep ahead of Eid al-Adha and supply levels at the market are "very good".
THATTA -- Thatta police have arrested two accused out of three who were allegedly involved in killing of salesman Noor Khan Hangro during a robbery near Dhabeji area.
The salesman told me that I was too young to own the big Cadillac that I was wanting to buy.
Summary: Suspects tricked salesman into believing he was getting a massage deal, then locked up and robbed him
GUJRANWALA -- Two shopkeepers were allegedly shot dead by dacoits and a salesman was injured when they offered resistance to the criminals at Sadhoke on the GT Road on Saturday.
Summary: People have praised the salesman for his brave and selfless act.
An assistant manager and a salesman were among 11 suspects arrested over two robberies at the Wah Chan jewellery outlet in Giant Kota Damansara.
A photo taken by "an alert salesman" led to the arrest of a Eugene man accused of stealing a $55,000 Dodge pickup truck and $70,000 worth of keys during a burglary of the Lithia Dodge dealership over the weekend, police said.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO- 16 August 2017: On this day in 1985, CBS premiered the TV adaptation of the award-winning book 'Death of a Salesman'.