any member of a voluntary group of independent retailers, often using a common name or symbol, formed to obtain better prices from wholesalers or manufacturers in competition with supermarket chains Also called voluntary retailer
noun 1. something used for or regarded as representing something else; a material object representing something, often something immaterial; emblem, token, or sign. 2. a letter, figure, or other character or mark or a combination of letters or the like used to designate something: the algebraic symbol x; the chemical symbol Au. 3. (especially in […]
symbrachydactyly sym·brach·y·dac·ty·ly (sĭm-brāk’ē-dāk’tə-lē) n. A condition in which abnormally short fingers or toes are joined or webbed in their proximal portions.
noun 1. (William) Stuart, 1901–1988, U.S. politician: senator 1952–77.