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shopping bag

noun [C] uk   us  
UK ( US tote bag) any bag intended to carry things bought in shops, especially one bought for this purpose and used many times US ( UK carrier, carrier bag) a large plastic or paper bag with handles, used to put your shopping in, especially one given to you in a shop
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