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hypermarketnoun [C]

uk   /ˈhaɪ.pəˌmɑː.kɪt/  us   /ˈhaɪ.pɚˌmɑːr.kɪt/ mainly UK
a very large shop, usually outside the centre of town
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hypermarketnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈhaɪpəˌmɑːkɪt/ UK
COMMERCE a very large store that is a type of supermarket and that is usually built outside of the centre of a town, selling food and other products such as clothes, furniture, and goods for the home: The supermarket chain, which already owns hypermarkets in Eastern Europe, Thailand, Korea and Taiwan, is looking to open in Malaysia.
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