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- n. A merchant that sells tools, fasteners, and similar objects known collectively as hardware, as well as related sundries used in construction and repair.
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- n. a store selling hardware
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Upon leaving the hardware store Qwilleran saw a barn-wood sign advertising mountain crafts and handmade gifts at Potato Cove.
Mr. Lincoln seized an axe-handle from a hardware store and went alone to open a way to the ballot-box.
“The milkman … The butcher … The hardware store on Avenue de Neuilly … Madame’s shoemaker …”
Mr Woods (who married cousin [unclear: Lucy] Gilkeson) [and I] have bought out a hardware store in Staunton.