from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A retail store selling a wide variety of inexpensive articles. Also called dime store, five-and-dime, ten-cent store.
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- n. A five-and-dime
Short for five-and-ten-cent store.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)