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commissarynoun [C]

uk   /ˈkɒm.ɪ.sər.i/ us   /ˈkɑː.mə.ser.i/ US
a shop that supplies food and goods, especially to people in the army or in prison
(Definition of commissary from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “commissary”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指军队或监狱中的)食品杂货店…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指軍隊或監獄中的)食品雜貨店…
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