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junk shop

noun [C] uk   us  
a shop that sells old furniture and other things of little value
Translations of “junk shop”
in Chinese (Traditional) (出售舊傢俱等的)舊貨店,廢品舊貨舖子…
in Chinese (Simplified) (出售旧家具等的)废品旧货铺子…
(Definition of junk shop from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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