greengrocery

greengrocery

[green-groh-suh-ree, -grohs-ree]
noun, plural greengroceries. Chiefly British.
1.
a greengrocer's shop.
2.
the fruits and vegetables stocked and sold in such a shop.

Origin:
1800–10; green + grocery

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greengrocer (ˈɡriːnˌɡrəʊsə)
 
n
chiefly (Brit) a retail trader in fruit and vegetables
 
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