from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A retail store, usually located in a rural community, that sells a wide variety of merchandise but is not divided into departments.
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- n. A store which sells a large variety of useful things, without specializing highly in any particular type of merchandise, and which is not departmentalized.
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- n. a retail store serving a sparsely populated region; usually stocked with a wide variety of merchandise
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