greengrocery


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green·gro·cer

 (grēn′grō′sər)
n. Chiefly British
A retail seller of fresh fruits and vegetables.

green′gro′cer·y n.
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Noun1.greengrocery - groceries sold by a greengrocergreengrocery - groceries sold by a greengrocer  
foodstuff, grocery - (usually plural) consumer goods sold by a grocer
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
2.greengrocery - a greengrocer's grocery store
food market, grocery, grocery store, market - a marketplace where groceries are sold; "the grocery store included a meat market"
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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To the row of houses indicated to him by Mr Charles Cheeryble, Nicholas directed his steps, without much troubling his head with such matters as these; and at this row of houses--after traversing a very dirty and dusty suburb, of which minor theatricals, shell-fish, ginger-beer, spring vans, greengrocery, and brokers' shops, appeared to compose the main and most prominent features--he at length arrived with a palpitating heart.
So we're creating an area of our greengrocery with no plastic where they can pick as much or as little as they like.
Some started work aged three and six on their dad's horse-drawn greengrocery cart.
Gregg began his food career selling vegetables at a stand in Covent Garden and opened his own greengrocery business in 1989, eventually turning over PS7.5m.
This year attention is being focused on reducing the amount of plastic used, by finding alternatives to plastic packaging in the greengrocery sector, for example with re-usable freshness nets.
New members will be welcomed and subscription forms are available at the Parish Office or Mel`s greengrocery.
The fruit will be located on a wooden stand at the front of Morrisons greengrocery area.
Children will be able to help themselves to the fruit which will be located on wooden stands at the front of Morrisons greengrocery area, at the entrance to each store.
Fruit will be located on a wooden stand at the front of Morrisons greengrocery area and every morning it will be replenished.
Lance Cpl Fred Knight, of 5 Westgate, Almondbury, had worked in his father's greengrocery business in the village.
When buying bread or cakes you get a paper bag, as with greengrocery.