Definitions for groceryˈgroʊ sə ri, ˈgroʊs ri
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
gro•cer•yˈgroʊ sə ri, ˈgroʊs ri(n.)(pl.)-cer•ies.
Also called gro′cery store`. a grocer's store.
Usu., groceries. food and other commodities sold by a grocer.
Origin of grocery:
1400–50; late ME < OF grosserie. See gross , -ery
grocery store, grocery, food market, market(noun)
a marketplace where groceries are sold
"the grocery store included a meat market"
(usually plural) consumer goods sold by a grocer
Usually groceries; retail foodstuffs and other household supplies.
A shop or store that sells groceries; a grocery store.
the commodities sold by grocers, as tea, coffee, spices, etc.; -- in the United States almost always in the plural form, in this sense
a retail grocer's shop or store
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