detailer

[ dee-tey-ler ]
/ ˈdi teɪ lər /

noun

a manufacturer's representative who calls on customers to supply information on products and visits stores to monitor sales and replenish stock.

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Which of the following animal names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
Also called detail man .

Origin of detailer

1785–95, for an earlier sense; detail + -er1
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