merchant prince

noun
a very wealthy or influential merchant.

Origin:
1835–45

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merchant prince
 
n
a very wealthy merchant

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Main Entry:  merchant prince
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a wealthy and politically influential person involved in trade
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The article brings with it the name of the late merchant prince.
If the lobby were ever unanimous in anything, it was cursing the great merchant prince that night.
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