Countermen
Counterman Coun"ter*man (koun"t[~e]r*man), n.; pl. {Countermen} (-men). A man who attends at the counter of a shop to sell goods. [Eng.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Counterman — Coun ter*man (koun t[ e]r*man), n.; pl. {Countermen} ( men). A man who attends at the counter of a shop to sell goods. [Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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