Tallow chandlery

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Tallow chandlery the trade of a tallow chandler; also, the place where his business is carried on.
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Usage

In literature:

Not liking the tallow-chandlery business, his father apprenticed him to a printer.
"Harper's Young People, November 25, 1879" by Various
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