el mercader, la mercadera(
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
A word or phrase that is seldom used in contemporary language and is recognized as being from another decade, (e.g. cat, groovy).
a. merchant
El mercader de alfombras extendió en el suelo las piezas que vendía.The carpet merchant spread the pieces he was selling across the floor.
b. trader
Un lugareño se acercó a la mercadera para preguntarle por el precio de sus libros.A local approached the trader to ask about the prices of her books.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. merchant, trader
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especialmente (Hist) merchant
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