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sta·tion·er

 (stā′shə-nər)
n.
1. One that sells stationery.
2. Archaic
a. A publisher.
b. A bookseller.

[Middle English staciouner, a bookseller, from Medieval Latin statiōnārius, shopkeeper (as against a peddler), probably from Latin statiō, statiōn-, place of business; see station.]

stationer

(ˈsteɪʃənə)
n
1. (Commerce) a person who sells stationery or a shop where stationery is sold
2. (Commerce) obsolete a publisher or bookseller
[C14: from Medieval Latin stationarius a person having a regular station, hence a shopkeeper (esp a bookseller) as distinguished from an itinerant tradesman; see station]

sta•tion•er

(ˈsteɪ ʃə nər)

n.
1. a seller of paper, pens, pencils, and other writing materials.
2. Archaic.
a. a bookseller.
b. a publisher.
[1350–1400; < Medieval Latin statiōnārius, n. use of the adj.: stationary]

stationer

- A bookseller who had a regular "station" or shop at a university, unlike most booksellers, who were itinerant vendors.
See also related terms for shop.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.stationer - a merchant who sells writing materials and office supplies
merchandiser, merchant - a businessperson engaged in retail trade
Translations
بائِع الأدوات المَكْتَبِيَّه
-icepapírnictvípapírník
papirhandelpapirhandler
kirjoitustarvikkeita myyvä paperikauppa
papirnica
papírkereskedés
ritfangasali
文房具店
문구점
kanceliarinės prekėskanceliarinių prekių pardavėjas
rakstāmpiederumu tirgotājs
predavač v papiernictve
pappershandlare
ร้านขายเครื่องเขียน
cửa hàng văn phòng phẩm

stationer

[ˈsteɪʃənəʳ] Npapelero/a m/f
stationer's (shop)papelería f

stationer

[ˈsteɪʃənər] npapetier/ière m/f
stationer's, stationer's shop → papeterie f

stationer

nSchreibwarenhändler(in) m(f); stationer’s (shop)Schreibwarenhandlung f

stationer

[ˈsteɪʃnəʳ] ncartolaio/a
stationer's shop → cartoleria

stationer

(ˈsteiʃənə) noun
a person who sells stationery.
ˈstationery noun
paper, envelopes, pens and other articles used in writing etc.

stationer

مَكْتَبَةٌ لِبَيْعِ الأَدَوَاتِ الـمَكْتَبِيَّة papírnictví papirhandel Schreibwarenhandlung χαρτοπωλείο papelería kirjoitustarvikkeita myyvä paperikauppa papeterie papirnica cartoleria 文房具店 문구점 kantoorboekhandel bokhandel sklep papierniczy papelaria магазин канцтоваров pappershandlare ร้านขายเครื่องเขียน kırtasiyeci cửa hàng văn phòng phẩm 文具店
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There were only four stationers of any consequences in the town, and at each Holmes produced his pencil chips, and bid high for a duplicate.
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He successfully marshals "virtually every mention of any printer, Stationer, or other person active in the book trade" (xix) whom he has found for the period 1501 to 1557 and builds a host of compelling new arguments about the history of that trade.
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This is hardly a full-blown defense of authorial rights, but it does acknowledge that the economic rights of a work of literature inhere in a common law owner as well as a stationer.