emporium Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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emporiumnoun [C]

uk   /ɪmˈpɔː.ri.əm/  us   /-pɔːr.i-/ (plural emporia or emporiums) old-fashioned
a ​largeshop that ​sells many different ​types of ​goods, or a ​shop that ​sells a ​particulartype of ​goods: an ​icecream/​antiques emporium
(Definition of emporium from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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emporiumnoun [C]

uk   us   /ɪmˈpɔːriəm/ (plural emporia, emporiums) old-fashioned
COMMERCE a large ​storeselling a large ​range of ​goods, or a ​storeselling a particular ​type of ​goods: This ​chain of ​discount emporia ​sells everything from wardrobes to ​paper clips. Welcome to the Chocolate Emporium - an ​onlinestoreselling every ​kind of chocolate imaginable.
(Definition of emporium from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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