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  • n. The business of a broker.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The business of a broker.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The business of a broker.

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Examples

  • The order of gentlemanly parleying and brokery has, therefore, with many apprehensions of calamity, been reluctantly and tardily giving ground before something that is of a visibly underbred order.

    An Inquiry Into The Nature Of Peace And The Terms Of Its Perpetuation

  • The conflicting interests of these touting gentlemen being of a nature to irritate their feelings, personal collisions took place; and the Commons was even scandalized by our principal inveigler (who had formerly been in the wine trade, and afterwards in the sworn brokery line) walking about for some days with a black eye.

    David Copperfield

  • (who had formerly been in the wine trade, and afterwards in the sworn brokery line) walking about for some days with a black eye.

    David Copperfield

  • "So that now hee hath left brokery, and is become a draper.

    Notes and Queries, Number 55, November 16, 1850

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