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duty-free shopnoun [C]

uk   us   (also duty-free store, also duty-free)
TAX, COMMERCE a ​store, for ​example, in an ​airport, that ​sellsgoods without ​charging the ​tax that would ​normally be ​added to their ​price: The ​companyruns duty-free ​shops at ​airports throughout south-east Asia.
(Definition of duty-free shop from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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