- a person who sells goods in a store.
Origin of salesclerk
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Examples from the Web for salesclerk
It helps to make the salesclerk a vital factor of the store organization.
We have left milady's package where she left it, in the hands of the salesclerk who sold it to her.
The salesclerk is set a moderate quota for his or her week's work.
After the preliminary training which every salesclerk receives, he or she is assigned to a department.
Hardly less than the salesclerk does the wagon driver of the store have it in his power to make or lose friends for his house.
- US and Canadian a shop assistantSometimes shortened to: clerk
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