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English definition of “shopping mall”

shopping mall

noun [C]    /ˈʃɑp·ɪŋ ˌmɔl/
a very large building or buildings containing a lot of stores and restaurants , usually with space outside for parking : A shopping mall is no longer just a place to go to buy something, it’s a community and entertainment center .
(Definition of shopping mall noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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