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traveling salesman

noun

Simple Definition of traveling salesman

  • : a person whose job is to travel to different places in a particular area and to sell products or get orders from customers

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of traveling salesman

  1. :  a traveling representative of a business concern who solicits orders usually in an assigned territory

1885

First Known Use of traveling salesman

1885


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