Look up mercery or mercer in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Mercery (from French mercerie, the notions trade) initially referred to silk, linen, and fustian textiles ...
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Chemistry. a heavy, silver-white, highly toxic metallic element, the only one that is liquid at room temperature; quicksilver: used in barometers, thermometers, ...
[Middle English, from Old French mercier, trader, from merz, merchandise, from Latin merx, merc-, merchandise.] mer′cer·y (mûrs′rē, mûr′sə-rē) n. American ...
Roman Mythology A god that served as messenger to the other gods and was himself the god of commerce, travel, and thievery. 2. The smallest of the planets ...
pl. -·cer·ies. goods sold by a mercer; the business or shop of a mercer. Origin of