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English definition of “commissary”

commissary

noun [C]   /ˈkɒm.ɪ.sər.i/ US  /ˈkɑː.mə.ser-/ US
a shop that supplies food and goods, especially to people in the army or in prisonShops, markets and auctionsRestaurants and cafesBuildings in general
(Definition of commissary noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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