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flea marketnoun [C]

uk   /ˈfliː ˌmɑː.kɪt/ us   /ˈfliː ˌmɑːr.kɪt/
a market, usually taking place outside, where old or used goods are sold cheaply
(Definition of flea market from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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flea marketnoun [C]

us   /ˈfli ˌmɑr·kɪt/
a place, usually outside, where people sell esp. old or used items at cheap prices: There’s a flea market every Saturday in the school parking lot.
(Definition of flea market from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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flea marketnoun [C]

uk   us   COMMERCE
a market where old or used goods are sold cheaply, usually outside: Flea-market operators worry that they may soon lose much of their business.
(Definition of flea market from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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