from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun One that is engaged in buying and selling.
- noun Games The one who distributes cards.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun In banking games, such as faro, the person who holds the cards which the players bet upon.
- noun One who deals; one who has to do or has concern with others; specifically, a trader; one whose business is to buy and sell, as a merchant, shopkeeper, or broker: as, a dealer in general merchandise or in stocks; a picture-dealer.
- noun In card-playing, the player who distributes the cards.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun One who deals; one who has to do, or has concern, with others; esp., a trader, a trafficker, a shopkeeper, a broker, or a merchant
- noun One who distributes cards to the players.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun One who
dealsthings, especially automobiles; a middleman.
- noun One who
peddlesillicit drugs, especially to teenagers.
- noun A particular type of
stock brokeror trader.
- noun The person who
dealsthe cardsin a card game.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun a firm engaged in trading
- noun a seller of illicit goods
- noun the major party to a financial transaction at a stock exchange; buys and sells for his own account
- noun the person who distributes the playing cards in a card game
- noun someone who purchases and maintains an inventory of goods to be sold
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Henry Ahlborn was a Boston-area coin dealer who published coin premium lists.
Listed as a coin dealer in the 1900 Federal Census, he lived in Malden, Massachusetts.
Updated 10/19/2009 – The Township of Montville, New Jersey police department is investigating the October 11, 2009 auto burglary of coin dealer Julian Leidman.
Charlie is an old school New England coin dealer; one of the last of the “smart and fair” guys (along with Warren Mills from RCNH and a few others) that used to include such now-retired luminaries as Ed Leventhal, Russ Vaughn, Chris Tracey and Jay Miller.
Purchased by coin dealer Ed Johnson of Wooster, Ohio from a New York dealer in early 1940.
The Toledo Blade reported that after more than three years of liquidation, the agency is set to recoup more than the $50 million the state agency fronted former Toledo-area rare-coin dealer Tom Noe to manage the venture beginning in 1998.
Fort Worth coin dealer B. Max Mehl, a tireless promoter of the coin hobby throughout the first half of the 20th century, included the sale in his May 1950 Golden Jubilee Sale, featuring the Jerome Kern Collection and other properties.
Not everyone approved of the designs, however, and Philadelphia coin dealer Samuel H. Chapman was one of the most vigorous in opposition.
A well-known coin dealer of his time, Haseltine, who was born in Philadelphia on September 6, 1838, served as a captain in the Civil War with the second regiment of the Pennsylvania Cavalry.
Anthony Swiatek, a former president of the ANA, represented the seller, and a Carson City coin dealer represented the buyer, who contacted me on his own initiative.