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Tailor item in sale acquired by nouveau riche (8)

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I believe the answer is:

clothier

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'tailor' is the definition.

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This clue was last seen in The Telegraph

(Other definitions for clothier that I've seen before include "Merchant who sells men's suits etc", "One selling material or garments", "seller", "who has particular habits?", "trader", "Draper", "Outfitter", "Person who sells garments", "Supplier of things to wear" and "Shopkeeper".)

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