[Tagging] Greengrocer vs grocery vs shop=food?

Andy Mabbett andy at pigsonthewing.org.uk
Wed Oct 17 15:42:24 UTC 2018

On Wed, 17 Oct 2018 at 14:22, Mateusz Konieczny <matkoniecz at tutanota.com> wrote:
> Is WIkipedia definition
> "A delicatessen or deli is a retail establishment that sells a selection of unusual or
> foreign prepared foods"
> correct?

No. I've changed it to "fine, unusual or foreign prepared foods".

But note also that the same page says "'Deli' also denotes a small
convenience store or milk bar in [Australia]" and "In the United
States, a delicatessen (or deli) is often a combined grocery store and

Andy Mabbett

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