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American English: /ˈhaɪpərˌmɑrkət/
British English: /ˈhʌɪpəmɑːkɪt/

Translation of hypermarket in Spanish:


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    Example sentences
    • If they all close down because of competition from big hypermarkets five miles outside town, and you haven't got a car, what do you do?
    • The Shanghai-based retailer operates 2,706 outlets, including hypermarkets, supermarkets and convenience stores.
    • In addition to department stores and specialty chain stores, hypermarkets are proliferating in Taiwan.

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