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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - British maker of printed calico cloth who invented a process (1791-1866).

Usage examples (36)
  • "Eight thousand!" indignantly exclaimed the mercer.
  • When I came into the room the mercer was surprised.
  • That amateur was a worthy silk-mercer of the Rue des
  • Philpot, a mercer of London, after his naval feat of 1378. for more
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