jobbers

jobber

[job-er]
noun
1.
a wholesale merchant, especially one selling to retailers.
2.
a pieceworker.
3.
(formerly) a merchant who deals in special, odd, or job lots.
4.
a person who practices jobbery.

Origin:
1660–70; job1 + -er1

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jobber (ˈdʒɒbə)
 
n
1.  (Brit) short for stockjobber
2.  a person who jobs

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