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grocerynoun

uk   /ˈɡrəʊ.sər.i/ us   /ˈɡroʊ.sɚ.i/
(Definition of grocery from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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grocerynoun

uk   /ˈɡrəʊsəri/ us   COMMERCE
[C] US grocery store a store that sells food and small things for the home: America's largest grocery store chain will be bringing two new stores to Oakland.
groceries [plural]
the food that you buy in a store: More people are buying their groceries online.

groceryadjective

uk   /ˈɡrəʊsəri/ us  
relating to the food that you buy in a store: The large web retailer has entered the world of internet grocery shopping.
(Definition of grocery from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “grocery”
in Chinese (Simplified) 商店, 杂货店…
in Turkish bakkaliye…
in Russian продовольственный магазин…
in Chinese (Traditional) 商店, 雜貨店…
in Polish sklep spożywczy…
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