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English definition of “store”

store

noun [C] (SHOP)    /stɔːr/ US  /stɔːr/
B1 UK a large shop where you can buy many different types of goods: a department store a DIY/furniture storeShops, markets and auctionsRestaurants and cafesBuildings in general A1 US any type of shop: a clothing/liquor store a convenience storeShops, markets and auctionsRestaurants and cafesBuildings in general
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