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WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2016
cos•ter•mon•ger  (kostər mung′gər, -mong′-, kôstər-), 
[Chiefly Brit.]

n. 
  1. Also called coster. a hawker of fruit, vegetables, fish, etc.

v.i. 
  1. to sell fruit, vegetables, fish, etc., from a cart, barrow, or stall in the streets;
    coster.
Etymology:
  • earlier costerdmonger. See costard, monger 1505–15


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

costermonger /ˈkɒstəˌmʌŋɡə/, coster n
  1. Brit rare a person who sells fruit, vegetables, etc, from a barrow
Etymology: 16th Century: coster-, from costard + monger



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