Sutlership Sut"ler*ship, n. The condition or occupation of a sutler. [1913 Webster]

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  • sutler — sutlership, n. /sut leuhr/, n. (formerly) a person who followed an army or maintained a store on an army post to sell provisions to the soldiers. [1580 90; < early D soeteler (now zoetelaar), equiv. to soetel(en) to do dirty work, work poorly… …   Universalium

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