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She was not long out from England, and a comprador order was as yet an unnatural phenomenon to her.Intimate China|Mrs. Archibald Little
At the head of the whole household is the comprador, who is a kind of major-domo.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
The comprador sent word aboard at four bells, he couldnt hold his sampan men much longer.Cursed|George Allan England
As a matter of fact, the comprador generally grew rich at the expense of his employer.The Englishman in China During the Victorian Era, Vol. I (of 2)|Alexander Michie
The comprador provides stores, and all the necessary provisions for the ship, while she remains in port.