grocery noun Meaning in Cambridge Business English Dictionary
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grocery

noun
 
 
/ˈɡrəʊsəri/ COMMERCE
[C] ( US grocery store) a store that sells food and small things for the home: America's largest grocery store chain will be bringing two new stores to Oakland.
groceries [plural] the food that you buy in a store: More people are buying their groceries online.
Translations of “grocery”
in Chinese (Traditional) 商店, 雜貨店…
in Russian продовольственный магазин…
in Turkish bakkaliye…
in Chinese (Simplified) 商店, 杂货店…
in Polish sklep spożywczy…
(Definition of grocery noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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