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English definition of “shopping basket”

shopping basket

noun [C]     UK COMMERCE
a container with a handle that you use to carry goods that you are going to buy in a store : They filled their shopping baskets with flour , spices and sugar .
FINANCE used to refer to goods , especially food , that someone buys regularly : The cost of the average pensioner's shopping basket has gone up by 45% over the last 10 years .
a container with a handle that you take with you when you go shopping to carry the things that you buy
E-COMMERCE →  shopping cart
(Definition of shopping basket noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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