barkeeper

[ bahr-kee-per ]
/ ˈbɑrˌki pər /

noun

a person who owns or manages a bar where alcoholic beverages are sold.
a bartender.

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Origin of barkeeper

First recorded in 1705–15; bar1 + keeper
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British Dictionary definitions for barkeeper

barkeeper
/ (ˈbɑːˌkiːpə) /

noun

another name (esp US) for barman
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