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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A name given to a class of speculating traders at Billingsgate market, London, who buy large quantities of fish from the salesmen and sell them again to smaller dealers.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun UK, dated A porter or dealer at Billingsgate market in London

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