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Instead, Eliza married Freddy, and Higgins’s friend Colonel Pickering set up the newlyweds in a flower shop that lost money for years until the couple introduced vegetables and went into the black as greengrocers.
In town, the greengrocer finds a fuzzy, marmot-like creature with elephantine ears in a crate of oranges.
Hailing from Leicester, Lineker spent his youth playing football with younger brother Wayne and helping out his greengrocer father on a 'fruit and veg' stall in the city's historic market.
The word vignarola is dialect for ortolano, or greengrocer.
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GREENGROCER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of greengrocer for English Language Learners
: a person who works in or owns a store that sells fresh vegetables and fruit
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