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"out-of-town" in British English

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out-of-townadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˌaʊt.əvˈtaʊn/ us   /ˌaʊt̬.əvˈtaʊn/
in a place outside the main part of a town: an out-of-town shopping centre
coming from outside a town or from another town: an out-of-town visitor/businessman
(Definition of out-of-town from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"out-of-town" in Business English

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out-of-townadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˌaʊtəvˈtaʊn/ us  
COMMERCE an out-of-town shopping area or store is outside a town or city, rather than in the centre: out-of-town shopping centres/retail parks/superstores
(Definition of out-of-town from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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