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fishmonger

[ fish-mong-ger, -muhng- ]
/ ˈfɪʃˌmɒŋ gər, -ˌmʌŋ- /
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noun Chiefly British.
a dealer in fish, especially for eating.
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Origin of fishmonger

First recorded in 1300–50; fish + monger
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British Dictionary definitions for fishmonger

fishmonger
/ (ˈfɪʃˌmʌŋɡə) /

noun
mainly British a retailer of fish
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