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 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]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • merchant tailor — noun : a custom tailor who owns his business and supplies the fabrics he uses * * * merchant tailor noun A tailor who supplies the cloth for the clothes that he makes • • • Main Entry: ↑merchant * * * merchant tailor, a tailor who furnishes cloth …   Useful english dictionary

  • merchant-tailor — …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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 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… …   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 Taylors' School —    On the east side of Suffolk Lane, in Dowgate Ward (O.S. 1880).    First mention: Founded 1561 by the master, wardens and assistants of the Merchant taylers (S. 239).    Burnt down in the Fire 1666 and rebuilt (Strype, ed. 1720, I. ii. 208).… …   Dictionary of London

  • Tailor's ham — For the food product, see Pork roll. A tailor s ham A tailor s ham or dressmaker s ham is a tightly stuffed pillow used as a curved mold when pressing curved areas of clothing, such as darts, sleeves, cuffs, collars, or waistlines. Pressing …   Wikipedia

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