storekeeper
noun Date: 1618 1. one that has charge of supplies (as military stores) 2. one that operates a retail store

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  • Storekeeper — Store keep er, n. 1. A man in charge of stores or goods of any kind; as, a naval storekeeper. [1913 Webster] 2. One who keeps a store; a shopkeeper. See 1st {Store}, 3. [U. S.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Storekeeper — (engl., spr. stṓr kīper, »Lagerhalter«), auch auf deutschen Dampfern der Verwalter des Schmiermaterials und der Werkzeuge etc. für den Maschinenbetrieb …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • storekeeper — index dealer, merchant Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

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  • storekeeper — [stôr′kē΄pər] n. 1. a person in charge of stores, esp. military or naval stores ☆ 2. a retail merchant …   English World dictionary

  • Storekeeper — Im klassischen Schiffsbetrieb war Storekeeper die Bezeichnung für eine Funktion auf größeren Handelsschiffen, in Landbetrieben zu vergleichen mit einer Kombination von Lagerverwalter und Meister. Der Storekeeper war in der Regel dem 2. Ingenieur… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • storekeeper — UK [ˈstɔː(r)ˌkiːpə(r)] / US [ˈstɔrˌkɪpər] noun [countable] Word forms storekeeper : singular storekeeper plural storekeepers 1) someone whose job is to look after supplies in the armed forces 2) American old fashioned someone whose job is to… …   English dictionary

  • Storekeeper — Store|kee|per [ sto:ɐ̯ki:pɐ] der; s, <aus gleichbed. engl. storekeeper, zu keeper, vgl. ↑Keeper> Lagerverwalter (auf Schiffen) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • storekeeper — [[t]stɔ͟ː(r)kiːpə(r)[/t]] storekeepers N COUNT A storekeeper is a shopkeeper. [mainly AM] …   English dictionary

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