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roundsman

[roundz-muh n] /ˈraʊndz mən/
noun, plural roundsmen.
1.
a person who makes rounds, as of inspection.
2.
British. a person who makes deliveries, as of milk or bread.
3.
Australian. a journalist covering a specific area of interest:
a political roundsman.
4.
a police officer who inspects the other officers on duty in a particular district.
Origin
1785-1795
1785-95; round1 + 's1 + man1
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British Dictionary definitions for roundsmen

roundsman

/ˈraʊndzmən/
noun (pl) -men
1.
(Brit) a person who makes rounds, as for inspection or to deliver goods
2.
(Austral & NZ) a reporter covering a particular district or topic
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