noun, plural mer·cer·ies. British.
- mercer island,
Origin of mercery
Examples from the Web for mercery
The latter have a great many shops of mercery, haberdashery, and millinery.Journal of a Voyage to Brazil|Maria Graham
This yere was a strife betwene yong men of the Mercery and Lumbardes.A Chronicle of London from 1089 to 1483|Anonymous
The Mercers' School was first held in the hospital and then removed to the mercery.
It stands at the end of Mercery Lane, a lofty building with towers at its corners, and two storeys above the archway.The Cathedral Church of Canterbury [2nd ed.].|Hartley Withers
Lydgate, in his ballad, describes the mercers' and haberdashers' stalls as side by side in the mercery in Chepe.