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"set up shop" in American English

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set up shop

to establish a business: Several chain stores have announced that they will set up shop in the new mall.
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"set up shop" in British English

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set up shop

to start your own business: She set up shop back in 1965 with a very small restaurant in the Kings Road.
(Definition of set up shop from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “set up shop”
in Chinese (Simplified) 创办自己的企业…
in Chinese (Traditional) 開創自己的企業, 創業…
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