from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Woolworth, Frank Winfield 1852-1919. American merchant. Starting in 1879, he built a national chain of five-and-tens.
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- n. United States businessman who opened a shop in 1879 selling low-priced goods and built it into a national chain of stores (1852-1919)
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