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English definition of “outlet”

outlet

noun [C]     /ˈaʊtlet/
SHOP In business , an outlet is a shop that sells one type of product or the products of one company .Shops, markets and auctionsRestaurants and cafesBuildings in general
CHEAP SHOP US a shop that sells goods for a lower price than usual Shops, markets and auctionsRestaurants and cafesBuildings in general
EXPRESS a way for someone to express an emotion , idea , or ability : She needs a job that will provide an outlet for her creative talent .Opportunity Freedom to act
WAY OUT a place where a liquid or gas can flow out of somethingPlumbing and pipes and sewageMovement of liquids
CONNECTION US (UK/US socket) a place where you can connect a wire on a piece of electrical equipment : an electrical outletElectrical switches and connections
(Definition of outlet noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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