Definition of trading post in English:

trading post

Syllabification: trad·ing post


  • A store or small settlement established for trading, typically in a remote place.
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    • 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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