from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One that is engaged in buying and selling: a used-car dealer; a drug dealer.
- n. Games The one who distributes cards.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. One who deals things, especially automobiles; a middleman.
- n. One who peddles illicit drugs, especially to teenagers.
- n. A particular type of stock broker or trader.
- n. The person who deals the cards in a card game.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. 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
- n. One who distributes cards to the players.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. 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.
- n. In card-playing, the player who distributes the cards.
- n. In banking games, such as faro, the person who holds the cards which the players bet upon.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a firm engaged in trading
- n. a seller of illicit goods
- n. the major party to a financial transaction at a stock exchange; buys and sells for his own account
- n. the person who distributes the playing cards in a card game
- n. someone who purchases and maintains an inventory of goods to be sold
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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.
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.
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.
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.
Purchased by coin dealer Ed Johnson of Wooster, Ohio from a New York dealer in early 1940.
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.
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.
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.