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Pronunciation: / ˈbʊkʃɑp /
Pronunciation: /ˈbʊkʃɒp/


  • (British English) bookstore
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    • Both of these books are available at bookstores and shops that specialize in bird supplies.
    • Most of those quaint and charming bookstores have sold out to pizzerias and chain stores.
    • The book could be sold in hotels and bookshops on the island and through Tourist Board offices here and overseas.

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    In some parts of Spain, the name given to a weekly open-air flea market where all kinds of items are sold is a rastro. The name El Rastro as such refers to a very big market of this type held in Madrid at weekends.