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trading postnoun [C]

uk   /ˈtreɪ.dɪŋ ˌpəʊst/ us   /ˈtreɪ.dɪŋ ˌpoʊst/
a small place, especially in the past, far from other places in which people live, where goods can be bought and sold or exchanged: New York was originally a Dutch trading post.
(Definition of trading post from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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trading postnoun [C]

uk   us  
COMMERCE in the past, a place where goods were bought, sold, or bartered: Fort Union was the most important fur trading post on the upper Missouri.
E-COMMERCE a website where people can buy and sell things: The internet is an electronic trading post that cuts out the middleman.
(Definition of trading post from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “trading post”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指旧时远离人口居住区的)贸易站…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指舊時遠離人口居住區的)貿易站…
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