Foodstuffs vs Groceries - What's the difference?

foodstuffs | groceries |


As nouns the difference between foodstuffs and groceries

is that foodstuffs is while groceries is the commodities sold by a grocer or in a grocery .

foodstuffs

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  • groceries

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  • The commodities sold by a grocer or in a grocery.
  • She carried a sack of groceries in from the car and set it on the kitchen table.
  • Multiple retailers of groceries.
  • There were two competing groceries in the neighborhood, but neither looked very profitable.