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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Occupations, Trade
draperdrap‧er /ˈdreɪpə $ -ər/ noun [countable] British English old-fashioned  BOBBTsomeone who sells cloth, curtains etc
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draperThe London Titfords made silk in Spitalfields; and a draper cousin could help sell it for them. 32.Also patron of drapers and schoolgirls.By the mid-thirteenth century they were still the leading guild, although the drapers were now also important.
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