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ironmonger's shop

(Commerce) Brit a shop where articles for the house and garden such as tools, nails, and pans are sold
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[ˈaɪərnmʌŋgərz] ironmonger [ˈaɪərnmʌŋgər] ironmonger's shop (British) nquincaillerie f
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She was an ironmonger's daughter, and her marriage was thought a great match.
Iron, if kept at the ironmonger's, will rust; beer, if not brewed in the right state of the atmosphere, will sour; timber of ships will rot at sea, or if laid up high and dry, will strain, warp and dry-rot; money, if kept by us, yields no rent and is liable to loss; if invested, is liable to depreciation of the particular kind of stock.
Mr Houston, whose father owned the one-time mill and foundry at Millbank, ran an ironmonger's in the town's High Street.
Ironmonger's three-pointer late in the game was, sadly for the Ducks, a rare made basket on the afternoon.
After hearing two days of evidence, Mr Cotter outlined six failures by Midland Heart and said he was satisfied that neglect had been a contributory factor to Mr Ironmonger's death.
Two such were the local ironmonger's and the butcher's shop.