Regratorie


Regratorie
The retail trade, that carried on by a *regrator. The word carried distinctly negative connotations: 'sharp practice' or 'hucksterism' are apt synonyms.

Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases. .

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  • Regrator — The middleman in the scheme of medieval trade where artisans and bakers or brewers etc. sold their own produce. The regrator bought bread or fish or other goods to sell on his own behalf, perhaps as a street hawker. He or she was bound by the… …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

  • Regrater — The middleman in the scheme of medieval trade where artisans and bakers or brewers etc. sold their own produce. The regrator bought bread or fish or other goods to sell on his own behalf, perhaps as a street hawker. He or she was bound by the… …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases


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