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charity shopnoun [C]

uk   /ˈtʃær.ɪ.ti ˌʃɒp/  us   /ˈtʃer.ɪ.t̬i ˌʃɑːp/ UK
a ​shop in which a ​charitysells all ​types of used ​goods that are given by the ​public, or in which they ​sell new ​goods, to make ​money for the ​work of the ​charity
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charity shopnoun [C]

uk   us   COMMERCE
a ​shop in which a charitysells used ​goods which are given by the ​public, or new ​goods, to make ​money for the ​work of the charity
(Definition of charity shop from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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