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chain storenoun [C]

uk   /ˈtʃeɪn ˌstɔːr/ us   /ˈtʃeɪn ˌstɔːr/
(one of) a group of shops that belong to a single company, have the same appearance, and sell similar goods
(Definition of chain store from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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chain storenoun [C]

uk   us   also chain
COMMERCE a store that is part of a chain of similar stores selling the same type of product, and that are all owned and controlled by the same organization: The shopping complex hosts a range of chain stores including Argos, Boots, and Virgin Megastore.
(Definition of chain store from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “chain store”
in Chinese (Simplified) 连锁店(之一)…
in Turkish mağazalar zinciri…
in Russian один из сети магазинов…
in Chinese (Traditional) 連鎖店(之一)…
in Polish supermarket, sklep należący do sieci…
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