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gro·cer·y(grō′sə-rē, grōs′rē, grō′shə-rē, grōsh′rē)
n. pl. gro·cer·ies
1. A store selling foodstuffs and various household supplies. Also called grocery store.
2. groceries Commodities sold by a grocer.
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n, pl -ceries
(Commerce) the business or premises of a grocer
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gro•cer•y(ˈgroʊ sə ri, ˈgroʊs ri)
n., pl. -cer•ies.
1. Also called gro′cery store`. a grocer's store.
2. Usu., groceries. food and other commodities sold by a grocer.
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|Noun||1.||grocery - a marketplace where groceries are sold; "the grocery store included a meat market"|
greengrocery - a greengrocer's grocery store
market place, mart, marketplace, market - an area in a town where a public mercantile establishment is set up
shelf - a support that consists of a horizontal surface for holding objects
supermarket - a large self-service grocery store selling groceries and dairy products and household goods
|2.||grocery - (usually plural) consumer goods sold by a grocer|
consumer goods - goods (as food or clothing) intended for direct use or consumption
greengrocery - groceries sold by a greengrocer
packaged goods - groceries that are packaged for sale
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grocery[ˈgrəʊsərɪ] N (US) (also grocery store) → tienda f de comestibles, tienda de abarrotes (Andes, Mex, CAm), almacén m (S. Cone), bodega f (Andes, Carib, CAm)
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