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Slang a person who works at a soda fountain
also soda jerker
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noun InformalThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
One who works at a soda fountain.
Origin: Short for soda jerker.