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  • n. Plural form of newsagent.

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Examples

  • When i was younger, I could have spent hours in newsagents and stationers going through everything they had - even hard-cover A4 exercise books with beautiful pictures on them are available - your homeschool girls can feel like princesses whenever they sit down to their work (and day school girls as well).

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  • I respect your position on regulation, but to me, i think regulation would help assist with cultural change as blanket covering up porn magazines in newsagents for example, helps promote the view that this shouldn’t just be freely looked at.

    The dilemmas of thinking about porn within a civil liberty perspective « My Liberal Democrat Political Ramblings…

  • Where I grew up in Scotland, they were called the newsagents or mini-market but die to the ubiquity of the pakistani shop keepers they were more often than not called Paki-shops.

    Boing Boing

  • A coalition of child experts has written to censorship ministers around the country calling for tighter restrictions on the display of the lads mags and a ban on the sale of more explicit magazines in places such as newsagents and milkbars that can be accessed by children.

    The Age News Headlines

  • A coalition of child experts has written to censorship ministers calling for tighter restrictions on the display of the lad mags, as well as a ban on the sale of more explicit magazines in places that can be accessed by children such as newsagents and milkbars.

    The Sydney Morning Herald News Headlines

  • They all seem to be either 'newsagents' selling crisps and drinks or offering individual ridiculousness like an egg shop or a scourer shop.

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  • I went into my local newsagents which is rather, um, genteel and they hadn't a notion what I was on about.

    Word Magazine - Comments

  • Doctor Who Magazine issue 161 (pictured below) is available from all good newsagents now!

    Planet-x.com.au » Blogtor Who

  • Jim's chatting-up of a woman from the newsagents was quite sweet and mildly funny.

    Radio review: Dave Against the Machine

  • I expect that eventually some sort of hierarchy will develop, with those that are deemed good (according to some set of rules that is still developing itself) appearing at the top, like the selection of magazines that make it to the newsagents 'shelves, and others at the bottom, like the spam leaflets that get shoved through your letterbox.

    Magazines

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