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purveyor
used in A Tale of Two Cities

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Definition
a provider of something — such as a commercial business selling something, or a person spreading gossip
  • For some months past, Miss Pross and Mr. Cruncher had discharged the office of purveyors; the former carrying the money; the latter, the basket.
    3.7 — A Knock at the Door (27% in)

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