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English definition of “grocery”

grocery

noun     /ˈɡrəʊsəri/ COMMERCE
[C] ( US grocery store) a store that sells food and small things for the home: America's largest grocery store chain will be bringing two new stores to Oakland.
groceries [plural] the food that you buy in a store: More people are buying their groceries online.
(Definition of grocery noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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