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counterjumper

[koun-ter-juhm-per] /ˈkaʊn tərˌdʒʌm pər/
noun, Slang: Older Use.
1.
a clerk in a retail store.
Origin of counterjumper
1820-1830
1820-30; counter1 + jumper1
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  • Uncle Matthew had said that he broke the window as a protest against a counterjumper's traffic in a nation's grief.

    The Foolish Lovers St. John G. Ervine

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