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stationer

[stey-shuh-ner] /ˈsteɪ ʃə nər/
noun
1.
a person who sells the materials used in writing, as paper, pens, pencils, and ink.
2.
Archaic.
  1. a bookseller.
  2. a publisher.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English stacio(u)ner < Medieval Latin statiōnārius, noun use of the adj.: stationary, i.e., pertaining to dealers with permanent shops as distinguished from itinerant vendors
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stationer

/ˈsteɪʃənə/
noun
1.
a person who sells stationery or a shop where stationery is sold
2.
(obsolete) a publisher or bookseller
Word Origin
C14: from Medieval Latin stationarius a person having a regular station, hence a shopkeeper (esp a bookseller) as distinguished from an itinerant tradesman; see station
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Word Origin and History for stationer's

stationer

n.

"bookdealer, seller of books and paper," early 14c. (late 13c. as a surname), from Medieval Latin stationarius "stationary seller," from Latin stationem (nominative statio) "station" (see station).

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