Meaning of “corner shop” in the English Dictionary

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"corner shop" in British English

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corner shopnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkɔː.nə ˌʃɒp/ us /ˈkɔːr.nɚ ˌʃɑːp/ UK

a small shop, especially on a corner of a road, that sells foods and other things that are often needed

(Definition of “corner shop” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"corner shop" in Business English

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corner shopnoun [ C ]

uk us UK US corner store COMMERCE

a small store selling mainly food, usually in an area where people live:

His corner shop is fast losing clients as they increasingly prefer to shop at the cheaper supermarkets.

(Definition of “corner shop” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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