It means something related to trade. Example a country that trades things/business to other countries could be said to have a mercantile relationship with each other. Rather a shopping center that deals with wholesale business.
Example of mercantile
Basically, it means that at the time, the British navy protected or shepherded the mercantile fleet between Britain and the colonies.
assignment on mercantile law
The mercantile association's meeting is about to convene.
Mercantile Bancorporation was created in 1850.
Mercantile Bancorporation ended in 1999.
Stroud's Mercantile ended in 1993.
Stroud's Mercantile was created in 1884.
How did the British mercantile system work?
I believe it is Palonirya, who has a Mercantile skill of 80, and the Master trainer for Mercantile also.
Mercantile financing is typically done through the sale of mercantile paper. Mercantile paper is a note, acceptance, or bill of exchange made or endorsed by concerns engaged in jobbing, wholesaling, or retailing of commodities