Definition of milk bar in English:

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milk bar

Pronunciation: /ˈmilk ˌbär/

noun

British
A snack bar that sells milk drinks and other refreshments.
Example sentences
  • Harry and Sue met in the old milk bar in 1962, married a few years later and bought the site in 1974.
  • This week in 1958, there was a glassing outside a pub and a brawl in a milk bar in the town centre.
  • Forte's father emigrated from Italy at the age of five and later opened a milk bar in Regent Street which he slowly expanded, branching out into mid and budget-range hotels.

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