Merchant iron
Merchant Mer"chant, a. Of, pertaining to, or employed in, trade or merchandise; as, the merchant service. [1913 Webster]

{Merchant bar}, {Merchant iron} or {Merchant steel}, certain common sizes of wrought iron and steel bars.

{Merchant service or Merchant marine}, the mercantile marine of a country. --Am. Cyc.

{Merchant ship}, a ship employed in commerce.

{Merchant tailor}, a tailor who keeps and sells materials for the garments which he makes. [1913 Webster]


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  • Merchant service or Merchant marine — Merchant Mer chant, a. Of, pertaining to, or employed in, trade or merchandise; as, the merchant service. [1913 Webster] {Merchant bar}, {Merchant iron} or {Merchant steel}, certain common sizes of wrought iron and steel bars. {Merchant service… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Merchant — Mer chant, a. Of, pertaining to, or employed in, trade or merchandise; as, the merchant service. [1913 Webster] {Merchant bar}, {Merchant iron} or {Merchant steel}, certain common sizes of wrought iron and steel bars. {Merchant service or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Merchant bar — Merchant Mer chant, a. Of, pertaining to, or employed in, trade or merchandise; as, the merchant service. [1913 Webster] {Merchant bar}, {Merchant iron} or {Merchant steel}, certain common sizes of wrought iron and steel bars. {Merchant service… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Merchant ship — Merchant Mer chant, a. Of, pertaining to, or employed in, trade or merchandise; as, the merchant service. [1913 Webster] {Merchant bar}, {Merchant iron} or {Merchant steel}, certain common sizes of wrought iron and steel bars. {Merchant service… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Merchant steel — Merchant Mer chant, a. Of, pertaining to, or employed in, trade or merchandise; as, the merchant service. [1913 Webster] {Merchant bar}, {Merchant iron} or {Merchant steel}, certain common sizes of wrought iron and steel bars. {Merchant service… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Merchant tailor — Merchant Mer chant, a. Of, pertaining to, or employed in, trade or merchandise; as, the merchant service. [1913 Webster] {Merchant bar}, {Merchant iron} or {Merchant steel}, certain common sizes of wrought iron and steel bars. {Merchant service… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • merchant bar — noun A bar of merchant iron, bar iron made of repiled and rerolled wrought iron • • • Main Entry: ↑merchant …   Useful english dictionary

  • Merchant Street Historic District — U.S. National Register of Historic Places U.S. Historic district …   Wikipedia

  • Merchant Shipbuilding Corporation — Former type Private Industry Manufacturing Predecessor Chester Shipbuilding Co. Successor Ford factory Founded 1917 Founder(s) …   Wikipedia

  • Iron — I ron ([imac] [u^]rn), a. [AS. [=i]ren, [=i]sen. See {Iron}, n.] [1913 Webster] 1. Of, or made of iron; consisting of iron; as, an iron bar, dust. [1913 Webster] 2. Resembling iron in color; as, iron blackness. [1913 Webster] 3. Like iron in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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