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post exchange

Syllabification: post ex·change
(abbreviation: PX)

Definition of post exchange in English:

noun

A store at a US military base selling food, clothing, and other items.
Example sentences
  • The post exchange at Camp Victory did not save a soldier who was killed by a mortar right outside its front door.
  • While the soldiers lack a post exchange in which to shop, have limited laundry facilities and as of yet, no plane tickets home, they seem pleased with their temporary home.
  • We stand in line to eat, shower, use the latrine and shop at the post exchange.

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