Providore

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Providore One who makes provision; a purveyor.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n providore Same as provedor.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Provedore

Usage

In literature:

Estcourt was "providore" of the Beef-Steak Club, and a few months before his death opened the Bumper Tavern in James Street, Covent Garden.
"The Journal to Stella" by Jonathan Swift
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