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supermarket Syllabification: su·per·mar·ket
Pronunciation: /ˈso͞opərˌmärkət/

Definition of supermarket in English:


A large self-service store selling foods and household goods.
Example sentences
  • Very little food at shops, supermarkets, and restaurants is local or sustainable.
  • It now supplies coffee and consumer goods by mail order, through shops, cafes and through concession stands in supermarkets.
  • Plastic also allowed larger bottles that could be sold cheaply in supermarkets.
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