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"shopping cart" in British English

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shopping cartnoun [C]

/ˈʃɒp.ɪŋ ˌkɑːt/  us /ˈʃɑː.pɪŋ ˌkɑːrt/ US
  • shopping cart noun [C] (IN STORE)

(UK shopping trolley) a ​smallvehicle that you ​push around a ​store, putting the things that you ​want to ​buy in it
  • shopping cart noun [C] (ON INTERNET)

(UK basket) a ​place on a ​website that ​keeps a ​record of the ​items that you have ​chosen to ​buy from the ​website, before you ​actuallybuy them: Your ​shoppingcart is ​currentlyempty.
(Definition of shopping cart from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"shopping cart" in American English

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shopping cartnoun [C]

 us   /ˈʃɑp·ɪŋ ˌkɑrt/
a ​largecontainer with ​wheels that you ​push around a ​store and ​fill with things you ​want to ​buy
(Definition of shopping cart from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"shopping cart" in Business English

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shopping cartnoun [C]

uk   us  
(UK shopping trolley) COMMERCE a large ​container on wheels used for ​carryinggoods in a large ​store: The ​store has an escalator which ​allowspeople to take their ​shopping carts with them.
(UK shopping basket) E-COMMERCE a ​part of a ​shoppingwebsite that ​keeps a ​record of what you want to ​buy until you ​pay for it: There are 3 ​items in your ​shopping cart.
(Definition of shopping cart from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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