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  • n. A coffee shop; an establishment selling coffee and sometimes other drinks or snacks, with a facility to consume them on the premises.
  • n. (pronounced /kæˈfiː/) A convenience store, originally selling coffee and similar basic items.

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  • n. a small restaurant where drinks and snacks are sold


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  • That solution was so cafe. (Lately we have been hearing "cafe" used as an adjective, which seems to mean "mudane' or "ordinary", but we can't verify this definition to see if it is correct. Any thoughts?)

    April 3, 2009