sutler (SŬT-lər)

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Definition (Noun) One who follows an army or lives in a garrison town and sells provisions to the soldiers. In Context "When a soldier captured more than a sufficiency for his own wants, he would either sell to his comrades or to the brigade sutler." D. Augustus Dickert, History of Kershaw's Brigade, 1899.