fruiterer

[ froo-ter-er ]
/ ˈfru tər ər /
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noun Chiefly British.

a dealer in fruit.

Nearby words

  1. fruitcake,
  2. fruitcover,
  3. fruitdot,
  4. fruited,
  5. fruiter,
  6. fruitful,
  7. fruitfully,
  8. fruiting body,
  9. fruition,
  10. fruitive

Origin of fruiterer

1375–1425; late Middle English; extended form of fruiter

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British Dictionary definitions for fruiterer

fruiterer

/ (ˈfruːtərə) /

noun

mainly British a fruit dealer or seller
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