GRE Word List

PURVEYOR

furnisher of foodstuffs; caterer; V. purvey: supply (eg. food); furnish; CF. provide

The meaning of the word purveyor is furnisher of foodstuffs; caterer; V. purvey: supply (eg. food); furnish; CF. provide.

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