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 for Commercial traveler
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Commercial \Com*mer"cial\, a. [Cf. F. commercial.]
     Of or pertaining to commerce; carrying on or occupied with
     commerce or trade; mercantile; as, commercial advantages;
     commercial relations. "Princely commercial houses."
     [1913 Webster]
     Commercial college, a school for giving instruction in
        commercial knowledge and business.
     Commercial law. See under Law.
     Commercial note paper, a small size of writing paper,
        usually about 5 by 71/2 or 8 inches.
     Commercial paper, negotiable paper given in due course of
        business. It includes bills of exchange, promissory notes,
        bank checks, etc.
     Commercial traveler, an agent of a wholesale house who
        travels from town to town to solicit orders.
     Syn: See Mercantile.
          [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  commercial traveler
      n 1: a salesman who travels to call on customers [syn:
           traveling salesman, travelling salesman, commercial
           traveler, commercial traveller, roadman, bagman]

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