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Meaning of JOBBING

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Job"bing\, a.
1. Doing chance work or add jobs; as, a jobbing carpenter.

2. Using opportunities of public service for private gain;
   as, a jobbing politician. --London Sat. Rev.

{Jobbing house}, a mercantile establishment which buys from
   importers, wholesalers or manufacturers, and sells to
   retailers. [U.S.]

 
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