ply one's trade

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Definition of ply one's trade

formal
: to do one's particular kind of work Wood-carvers were plying their trade in the town square.

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“Ply one's trade.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ply%20one's%20trade. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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