detail man


Definition of detail man

: a sales representative of a drug manufacturer who introduces new drugs especially to physicians and pharmacists

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Recent Examples on the Web An imaginative mind can see him in an office, a solver of corporate problems, an idea and detail man in a suit and tie. Staff,, "New on SI TV: Tom Glavine Shuts Out the Indians to Clinch the 1995 World Series," 21 June 2018

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First Known Use of detail man

1928, in the meaning defined above

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“Detail man.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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detail man

de·​tail man | \ di-ˈtā(ə)l- How to pronounce detail man (audio) , ˈdē-ˌtāl- How to pronounce detail man (audio) \

Medical Definition of detail man

: a representative of a drug manufacturer who introduces new products and especially drugs to medical and pharmaceutical professionals (as physicians or pharmacists)

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