commissarynoun [ C ]uk /ˈkɒm.ɪ.sər.i/ us /ˈkɑː.mə.ser.i/
commissary noun [ C ] (OFFICIAL)
commissary noun [ C ] (SHOP)
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- The middle of February began the removal of the ordnance and commissary stores by railroad to the south of the rivers in our rear.
- There was no commissary department, there were no uniforms, no arrangements for ammunition, no small arms, no cannon, no resources to draw upon for all these necessaries of war.