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English Dictionary: groceries by the DICT Development Group
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From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Grocery \Gro"cer*y\, n.; pl. {Groceries}. [F. grosserie
      wholesale. See {Grocer}.]
      1. The commodities sold by grocers, as tea, coffee, spices,
            etc.; -- in the United States almost always in the plural
            form, in this sense.
  
                     A deal box . . . to carry groceries in. --Goldsmith.
  
                     The shops at which the best families of the
                     neighborhood bought grocery and millinery.
                                                                              --Macaulay.
  
      2. A retail grocer's shop or store. [U. S.]
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