mart (n.)
bargaining, buying and selling, trading
Ham I.i.74[Marcellus to Horatio and Barnardo, of activities in Denmark] foreign mart for implements of war
TS II.i.320[Baptista to all, of Petruchio and Katherina] now I play a merchant's part, / And venture madly on a desperate mart
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