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trading post

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Definition of trading post in English:

noun

A store or small settlement established for trading, typically in a remote place.
Example sentences
  • It was established as a trading post by the Swedish king some 450 years ago.
  • Established as a trading post in 1631, the island is the oldest settlement in Maryland.
  • This led to the children's interest in establishing a trading post (with a little guidance from us) in our elementary school.

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