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English definition of “mega-retailer”


noun [C]    
COMMERCE a company that sells a large range of retail goods directly to the public: Local chains have struggled to compete with mega-retailers. Independent companies have been selling through online mega-retailers without having to deal with taxes.
(Definition of mega-retailer noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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