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clerks

noun
plural of clerk

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1 an official whose job is to keep records
  • you'll need to get a copy of your birth certificate from the office of the town clerk

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2 a person employed to sell goods or services especially in a store
  • the clerk suggested a different brand

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3 a person specially trained and authorized to conduct religious services in a Christian church
  • the clerks in the rural parishes were for the most part sons of merchants

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“Clerks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/clerks. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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