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stock clerk

a worker in a stockroom who is in charge of the materials and goods stored there.
a clerk responsible for replenishing the stock displayed in a grocery store, hardware store, etc. Unabridged
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  • Rodney stood well in with Mr. Goodnow, and was promoted to stock clerk.

    Cast Upon the Breakers Horatio Alger
  • Two days later every stock clerk in the vast plant was equipped with light-weight roller skates.

    Fanny Herself Edna Ferber
  • The cashier had arrived at his desk half an hour earlier than usual, and so had the stock clerk and the two book-keepers.

  • The stock clerk had a single half dozen of the new lantern and found a half-dozen case of the genuine.

    A Man of Samples Wm. H. Maher
  • This from stock clerk, from salesman, from the packer, and from the book-keeper.

    A Man of Samples Wm. H. Maher
  • The stock clerk measures and delivers the materials and notes the amount withdrawn on each package.

    The Making of a Trade School Mary Schenck Woolman
  • He had fallen into a job with the Bromley Plow Company and risen to the exalted status of stock clerk when the war came.

    Stubble George Looms
  • In some concerns, the shipping clerk is also the stock clerk, in which case he has charge of the actual filling of the orders.

  • Graduated from "running the street" to a stool in the stock clerk's cage.

    The Knack of Managing Lewis K. Urquhart and Herbert Watson

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