access clerk

noun

Definition of access clerk

: a safe-deposit attendant who is responsible for admitting to the vault only properly accredited persons whose signatures have been verified

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First Known Use of access clerk

circa 1961, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of access clerk was circa 1961

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“Access clerk.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/access%20clerk. Accessed 26 Nov. 2021.

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