Lengua inglesa
merchant pronunciación
1 a trader, especially a wholesale trader.
2 N Am, esp US & Scot a shopkeeper.
3 colloq, in compounds someone who indulges in a specified activity, especially one that is generally not acceptable or appropriate speed merchant .
adjective used for trade; commercial merchant ship .
verb (merchanted , merchanting ) tr & intr to trade; to deal in something.
[13c: from French marchand , from Latin mercari to trade]
merchantable adjective .

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