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mercery

[ mur-suh-ree ]
/ ˈmɜr sə ri /
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noun, plural mer·cer·ies.British.

a mercer's shop.
mercers' wares.

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Origin of mercery

1250–1300; Middle English mercerie<Old French. See mercer, -y3
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