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English definition of “counter”

counter

noun [C]     /ˈkaʊntər/
IN A SHOP B2 the place in a shop, bank, etc, where people are served: The woman behind the counter took his money.Shops, markets and auctionsRestaurants and cafesBuildings in general
SURFACE US a flat surface in a kitchen on which food can be preparedTables and desks
DISC a small disc used in some games that are played on a boardBoard games
(Definition of counter noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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