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English definition of “commissary”

commissary

noun [C] uk   /ˈkɒm.ɪ.sər.i/ us    /ˈkɑː.mə.ser-/ US
a shop that supplies food and goods, especially to people in the army or in prisonShops, markets and auctionsRestaurants and cafesBuildings in general
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