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Dan Jones scripsit:

> That's odd. Over here a bartender is either a non-gender-specific word for
> someone who works behind a bar, although it's mainly applied to those who
> make cocktails. In the UK licencee isn't a bartender, but someone who
> *employs* bartenders.

Quite so.  AFAIK the U.S. equivalent is simply known by the generic
term "manager", the same as if it were a supermarket or a laundromat.

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