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marcantant

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Italian mercatante. See merchant.

NounEdit

marcantant (plural not attested)

  1. (obsolete, nonce word) A merchant.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.