refuse collector

refuse collector
UK [ˈrefjuːs kəˌlektə(r)] / US [ˈrefjus kəˌlektər] noun [countable]
Word forms "refuse collector":
singular refuse collector plural refuse collectors British
someone whose job is to collect rubbish

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