Shopman
Shopman Shop"man, n.; pl. {Shopmen}. 1. A shopkeeper; a retailer. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

2. One who serves in a shop; a salesman. [1913 Webster]

3. One who works in a shop or a factory. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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