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newsdealer

[nooz-dee-ler, nyooz-] /ˈnuzˌdi lər, ˈnyuz-/
noun
1.
a person who sells newspapers and periodicals.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; news + dealer
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Examples for newsdealer
  • newsdealer says she uses viler language than the newsboys do.
  • Your newsdealer can supply you to-day- but t-- early.
British Dictionary definitions for newsdealer

newsagent

/ˈnjuːzˌeɪdʒənt/
noun
1.
a shopkeeper who sells newspapers, stationery, etc
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