shipping clerk

ship·ping clerk
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ship-ing klurk]
    • /ˈʃɪp ɪŋ klɜrk/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ship-ing klurk]
    • /ˈʃɪp ɪŋ klɜrk/

Definitions of shipping clerk words

  • noun shipping clerk a clerk who attends to the packing, unpacking, receiving, sending out, and recording of shipments. 1
  • noun shipping clerk sb who prepares consignments for delivery 1
  • noun shipping clerk a person employed by a company to arrange, receive, record, and send shipments of goods 0
  • noun shipping clerk an employee who prepares goods for shipment, as by packing boxes, affixing postage, etc., and keeps records of shipments made 0

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Origin of shipping clerk

First appearance:

before 1855
One of the 30% newest English words
First recorded in 1855-60

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Parts of speech for Shipping clerk


shipping clerk popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 31% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 65% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

shipping clerk usage trend in Literature

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