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- n. Plural form of greengrocery.
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Mr. Raggles himself had to supply the greengroceries.
The high street's Asian greengroceries were all trading busily, with families out shopping in the warm weather and plenty of children on school holidays darting about.
He's never worked in the City, he's not registered with the FSA, and he's about as much of a "trader" as the bloke selling greengroceries in my local farmers' market.
They toil in the basements of Korean-American-owned greengroceries in New York City.
Are British universities now, as Terry Eagleton believes, no more than "intellectual Tescos, churning out a commodity known as graduates rather than greengroceries"?
Apples are well known to be among the most easily hybridised of fruits, explaining the many varieties in the world's greengroceries.