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[dih-liv-uh-ree-man, -muh n] /dɪˈlɪv ə riˌmæn, -mən/
noun, plural deliverymen
[dih-liv-uh-ree-men, -muh n] /dɪˈlɪv ə riˌmɛn, -mən/ (Show IPA)
a person employed to make deliveries of merchandise to purchasers, usually by means of a truck.
Origin of deliveryman
First recorded in 1915-20; delivery + man1 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • The top of the milk bottle over which the milk is poured is exposed to contamination from the hands of the deliveryman.

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